Coronavirus and extra marital affair do not match. British Health Minister Matt Hancock, A key figure in government action against the pandemic, this Saturday announced his resignation for violating the rules laid out in front of COVID-19 as part of a link with an advisor, revealed by the tabloid I went. Sun.
“We owe it to ourselves to be honest with the people who sacrificed so much during this pandemic, when we let them down as I did by breaking instructions”, he wrote in his letter of resignation to Prime Minister Boris Johnson. I repeated, repeating his apologies. Boris Johnson replied, “You should put your foot down on what you have achieved, not only in dealing with the pandemic, but before Covid-19 hits.” “Sorry” for leaving them. of government.
Possible conflict of interest?
Newspaper Sun “A” in an image showing Matt Hancock, married and father of three children, taken from a surveillance camera, Gina Coladangelo, a longtime friend whose discreet hiring had already been controversial at 6, May kisses in his office was published on Friday, at a time when braces were banned.
Matt Hancock had apologized and the head of government initially offered his support, considering the topic “closed”. But the Sun hit the nail on the head on Saturday, posting surveillance camera video footage on its website, and calls for Matt Hancock’s resignation have multiplied, especially from opposition parties.
The main one, the Labor Party, had also questioned a potential conflict of interest in the appointment to the ministry of Gina Coladangelo, a lobbyist known to Matt Hancock from the university and who is currently the head of communications for a chain of shops founded by her husband. . This appointment was not announced before being disclosed by the press.