(News.com.au) North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s ex-lover who he ordered to be executed is said to be alive and well.

The Korean singer, Hyon Song-Wol, said to be leader Kim Jong-Un’s ex-girlfriend and rumoured to have been executed last year has appeared on state television.

Pyongyang’s state TV showed Hyon Song-Wol, the head of a band known as Moranbong, delivering a speech at a national art workers rally in Pyongyang.

She expressed gratitude for Kim’s leadership and pledged to work harder to “stoke up the flame for art and creative work”.

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