Many suspect that Gove’s new role is temporary and that when Johnson’s next reshuffles his team he will move his erstwhile rival into a more defined role, possibly as Home Secretary. The move would see Priti Patel move to party chairwoman - a move she’s likely to resist.
Political activist Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu insists that Priti Patel's opposition to anti-racism protests last year only serves to 'embolden racists and white supremacists,' calling on the Home Secretary to resign. @DavidLammy | @SholaMos1
After Home Secretary Priti Patel didn’t answer whether she has confidence in Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick, London Mayor@SadiqKhan says he does have full confidence in her. He’s less assured when asked if he has confidence in Priti Patel and does have ‘concerns’.
Femi Nylander of Black Lives Matter accuses the Tories of playing on identity politics by having Home Secretary Priti Patel express her opposition to the Black Lives Matter movement. @DavidLammy | @FemiNylander
Jurors in the Essex lorry deaths trial had to be issued a warning by the judge to ignore commentary from 'politicians and pundits' after Home Secretary Priti Patel tweeted in the middle of the trial that the tragedy had been caused by 'ruthless criminals.'
Home Secretary Priti Patel says the toppling of a statue of slaver Edward Colston in Bristol is "utterly disgraceful" and 'undermines' anti-racism protests. Follow live updates:
"None of you are able to explain an assessment of the number of people coming into the country with coronavirus" Chair of the Home Affairs Committee Yvette Cooper questions Home Secretary Priti Patel on how many people are coming to the UK with Covid-19
Home Secretary Priti Patel admits own parents may not have been allowed into UK under her new immigration laws
The debate I would like to see is Priti Patel versus Diane Abbott. Abbott has voted time and time again against anti-terrorist legislation. Priti, in her heart, wants to string 'em up. Let the British public judge the instincts of their next Home Secretary.