Boris Johnson takes himself out of the race for Tory leader

Posted June 30, 2016 11:20 am by Editor

Boris Johnson takes himself out of the race for Tory leader

Boris Johnson, the former mayor of London, on Thursday ruled himself out of the running to be Britain’s next prime minister and leader of the Conservative Party.

During a speech which many had tipped to be his campaign launch, Johnson, who was a key leader in the ‘Brexit’ campaign, said that he didn’t believe that he could provide the leadership or unity needed in Britain.

Listen to the report by Georgia Gogarty:

Following current Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision to step down after Britain sensationally voted to leave the European Union in a referendum last week, the competition for the next Conservative

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