Editorial staff
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31 May 2022
8:01 am

Boris Johnson may have dug his own political grave

Editorial staff

The British Prime Minister has summoned up his last ounce of political strength.

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: AFP/POOL/Matt Dunham

If one were to walk a mile in the shoes of Boris Johnson, one would feel the pressure on him to resign because of the “partygate” fiasco, when he and his Downing Street mates broke Covid-19 regulations to have a bit of a booze-up. Still, the British Prime Minister has summoned up his last ounce of political strength to conjure up a neat diversionary tactic to take the public mind off his disgrace. In for a penny, in for a pound seems to be his watchword and he went the whole nine yards this week by deciding to bring back...