Peter MacKay with his son Kian and wife Nazanin.
Central Nova MP Peter MacKay and his wife Nazanin's son has arrived.
Kian Alexander MacKay was born at 4:52 a.m. (EST) today in Ottawa. He weighs 8lbs 2 oz.
MacKay married Nazanin on January 4, 2012. They announced in September that they were expecting and told The News in January 2013 that it was a boy.
"Thanks to everyone for their thoughts, prayers and support. We are overjoyed with our baby boy," MacKay tweeted.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper also tweeted about the baby's arrival.
"Laureen and I are thrilled to hear the news of Kian Alexander MacKay's arrival. We send our best wishes to Peter and Nazanin."