Breaking: Boris Johnson Agrees to Resign As UK Prime Minister

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to resign

Boris Johnson is reported to have agreed to step down as Prime Minister of the UK following mounting pressure from his party.

Mr Johnson has reportedly spoken to the Tory 1922 Committee chairman Sir Graham Brady and agreed to stand down, with a new Tory leader set to be in place by the party conference in October, a No 10 source said.

It comes after his newly appointed Education Secretary Michelle Donelan resigned after 36 hours in the post, Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi told the prime minister to “go now” and Defence Secretary Ben Wallace withdrew his support

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