Tag: resigns


Universities Minister resigns over May’s Brexit deal

Sam Gyimah announced yesterday that he would be resigning as cabinet minister for universities and science because he ‘cannot support’ the government’s Brexit deal. The conservative MP’s departure makes him the seventh minister to leave as a result of Theresa May’s proposed deal. Although previously a vocal backer of May’s leadership, Gyimah’s resignation statement described…


Trump’s UN Ambassador Nikki Haley resigns

Nikki Haley, the former Republican Governor of South Carolina, has said that she will resign from her post at the end of 2018. Despite this announcement, Mrs Haley has given no indication as to why she is resigning, leading to speculation that she is preparing a bid to run for the Republican nomination for the…