Brexit: Clean sweep for ‘remain’ in Scotland, says Ferguson Sturgeon

By: | Updated: June 24, 2016 10:26 AM

While Britain seems to have voted to exit the European Union, Nicola Ferguson Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish National Party has expressed her happiness on the clean sweep for 'remain' in Scotland.

"Every Scottish council has now declared. It's a clean sweep for Remain in Scotland. Well done everyone!" she said. “Every Scottish council has now declared. It’s a clean sweep for Remain in Scotland. Well done everyone!” she said.

While Britain seems to have voted to exit the European Union, Nicola Ferguson Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish National Party has expressed her happiness on the clean sweep for ‘remain’ in Scotland.

“Every Scottish council has now declared. It’s a clean sweep for Remain in Scotland. Well done everyone!” she said.

On the news of Brexit, the British currency fell as much nine percent to a 30-year-low below $1.35, marking a sharper dive even than on ‘Black Wednesday’ in 1992 when financier George Soros was instrumental in pushing the pound out of the Exchange Rate Mechanism that predated the euro.

Nigel Farage has gone ahead and called it the ‘Independence Day’ for Britain and has even asked David Cameron to quit. The final national result is to be officially declared by UK Electoral Commission’s chief counting officer Jenny Watson from Manchester Town Hall.

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