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on May 11, 2015 in World News

Farage to Remain UKIP Leader after Party Rejects Resignation

Farage to Remain UKIP Leader after Party Rejects Resignation Nigel Farage’s political career has been dramatically resurrected after UKIP’s National Executive Committee (NEC) voted to reject his resignation as party leader. Farage announced his resignation on Friday morning in the wake of his defeat in South Thanet. He had repeatedly stated that he would resign if he failed to win election to the seat, and said he would “take a break” from politics. However, UKIP chairman Steve Crowther said the NEC had “unanimously” rejected Farage’s resignation, claiming the election campaign had been a “great success”. “As promised, Nigel Farage tendered… View Article

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