His resignation will pave the way for a successor to replace him as British prime minister.
The British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson is set to resign.
The BBC said he will resign as Conservative party leader on Thursday.
His resignation will pave the way for a successor to replace him as British prime minister, after dozens of his ministers quit the government.
“Boris Johnson will resign as Conservative leader today — he will continue as prime minister until the autumn,” BBC political editor Chris Mason reported.
He added that a Tory leadership race will take place this summer and the victor replace Johnson by October.