Boris Johnson considers leaving politics – media

The outgoing prime minister may return to writing and delivering speeches, the Day by day Telegraph claims

After being pressured from workplace by a celebration revolt, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson might now go away the political stage altogether, the Day by day Telegraph reported on Saturday, citing sources.

In accordance with the outlet, Johnson is now fascinated about whether or not to stay within the Home of Commons, like his predecessor Theresa Might did, or to ditch his attainable bid on the subsequent election.

After stepping down, the prime minister might determine to return to writing and delivering speeches at numerous occasions, an exercise that had proved worthwhile for him.

“He’s taking this weekend to consider it. I don’t suppose he’s determined but,” stated one of many Telegraph’s sources.

Johnson, an creator of a number of books, together with a historic survey on the Roman Empire, has reportedly but to submit a manuscript on the lifetime of William Shakespeare to Hodder and Stoughton, a UK publishing home.

The ebook was apparently alleged to be revealed as early as 2016 to coincide with the 400-year anniversary of the poet’s demise, however the writer agreed to place off the discharge date since Boris Johnson was appointed as overseas secretary on the time.

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The cash problem is claimed to be particularly delicate for the outgoing prime minister, even when he stays a Tory backbencher, provided that he would lose his ministerial wage. Furthermore, in line with numerous studies, Johnson has been stricken by monetary woes, with the prime minister reportedly pressured to hunt donations to pay for his youngster’s nanny.

On the similar time, speeches might turn out to be a monetary boon for the scandal-ridden prime minister. “Like most of his predecessors, from Churchill to Blair, he’ll be in nice demand outdoors his personal nation,” Jeremy Lee, the PM’s former agent, instructed the Telegraph. “In business phrases, Johnson’s a worldwide model with a status for colourful speeches – I can see audiences from the US to Asia within the palm of his hand.”

Boris Johnson introduced that he would step down as UK prime minister on Thursday following a number of high-profile scandals and a wave of resignations of his cupboard members. On the similar time, Johnson intends to stay as the pinnacle of the federal government till a brand new social gathering chief is picked for the job.