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New British PM In Trouble As MPs Plot To Oust Her

British Prime Minister, Liz Truss, could be out of No.10 in days as the Tories plot to oust her. Earlier yesterday, she fired Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng before doing a second U-turn on taxes in a bid to calm the markets. But the economic turmoil continued after she told a press conference: “The mission remains the same.” Labour leader Keir Starmer said: “We need a ...

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Why New British PM Liz Truss Needs To Pay More Attention To Africa

New Tory leader and Brith Prime Minister Liz Truss. EFE-EPA/Neil Hall Nicholas Westcott, SOAS, University of London New British prime minister Liz Truss has never said much in public about Africa. But, in my view, her administration must pay more attention to its relationship with Africa. African countries are increasingly important partners both in geostrategic and material terms. Neglecting them ...

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Liz Truss: Who Is The UK’s New Prime Minister And Why Has She Replaced Boris Johnson?

Clicksbox / Shutterstock Nicholas Allen, Royal Holloway University of London The United Kingdom’s next prime minister will be Liz Truss. After a two-month contest, Conservative Party members have chosen her as their new leader. All that remains is for Truss to travel to Balmoral in Scotland where she will be formally invited by the Queen to form a government. Truss ...

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