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Last Updated: Monday January 11 2010 17:41 GMT

NI First Minister takes a break

Peter Robinson

The most important man in Northern Ireland has been forced to take a break from his job as First Minister.

Peter Robinson is like the Northern Irish Prime Minister.

He's taking a break because of a big scandal about his wife. She's also a politician and has admitted getting money she shouldn't have for a friend.

Mr Robinson's temporary replacement as first minister is Arlene Foster. She addressed the Assembly on Monday afternoon.