Johnson to become new British prime minister

Johnson to become new British prime minister
Johnson pledges top 'get Brexit done'

Speaking after the vote was announced, he said he would bring 'a new spirit of can-do' to the country, adding 'we are going to get Brexit done'

Boris Johnson will become the new British prime minister after winning the support of around two-thirds of Conservative Party members in the race to succeed Theresa May.

Johnson took 92,153 votes, with Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt receiving 46,656. He will become prime minister on Wednesday.

Speaking after the vote was announced, he said he would bring “a new spirit of can-do” to the country, adding “we are going...

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