Tag: Boris Johnson

‘No way’ Ukraine joining NATO soon — UK’s PM Johnson

United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has said Ukraine is not going to join NATO “any time soon,” after the country’s president acknowledged Ukraine would not become part of the Western military alliance. President Vladimir Putin has long depicted Ukraine’s NATO aspirations as a threat to Russia, something the[Read More…]

UK’s PM office investigated for allegedly flouting lockdown rules

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, faced more allegations that he and his staff flouted coronavirus lockdown rules, this time by holding a garden party in 2020 while Britons were barred by law from mingling outside the home. Opposition politicians called for a police investigation after broadcaster ITV published a leaked[Read More…]

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson To Marry Fiancée In 2022

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, has announced plans to marry his fiancée Carrie Symonds. AFP quoted The Sun tabloid as stating that “The couple have sent “save the date” cards for July 30 next year.” Recall that Johnson broke a record in 2019 when he emerged[Read More…]

COVID-19: UK to close all travel corridors

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said the country will close all travel corridors from Monday as part of efforts to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus. According to the BBC, travel corridors were introduced in the summer to allow people travelling from some countries with low numbers[Read More…]

Boris Johnson Johnson is self-isolating after contact with positive Covid-19 case

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been told to self-isolate after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19. “He will carry on working from Downing Street, including on leading the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic,” a spokesman for Johnson – who was hospitalised with Covid-19 earlier[Read More…]

Boris Johnson retains parliamentary majority

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has won the parliamentary majority, according to Sky News and BBC television, after a snap election was called over Brexit. According to the results, which showed that the Tories won 326 of the 650 seats in the lower House of Commons, meaning they could not[Read More…]