Kemi Badenoch praises her former rival for Tory leadership Liz Truss as ‘maverick’ and hails her ‘unpredictability’
- Kemi Badenoch, former Tory leadership contender, praised Liz Truss for refusing to stick to the status quo
- Truss gained the support of seven MPs last night including Karen Bradley and Andy Carter
- Badenoch also said the attacks on Miss Truss at the beginning of the contest were ‘unpleasant’ and ‘misogynistic’
Liz Truss is a ‘maverick’ whose unpredictability will make her a more creative leader, according to former Tory leadership contender Kemi Badenoch.
Mrs Badenoch said: ‘If you want somebody who’s very maverick, I think Liz [would be the best option].’
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