Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon steps down

Updated February 16 2023 - 12:03am, first published 12:02am
Nicola Sturgeon said her decision to quit was not linked to recent short-term issues. (AP PHOTO)
Nicola Sturgeon said her decision to quit was not linked to recent short-term issues. (AP PHOTO)

Nicola Sturgeon will stand down as First Minister after eight years because she believes resigning is the best move for herself, her party and for Scotland.

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