Sammy Wilson not set to run for DUP leadership

Sammy Wilson denounced the 'green zealots' who agreed the Paris deal
Sammy Wilson denounced the 'green zealots' who agreed the Paris deal

East Antrim MP Sammy Wilson is not set to run for leadership of the DUP, a BBC report has claimed.

Nominations for leadership of the party close at 5pm today.

Finance Minister Arlene Foster has been nominated with the backing of a majority of the party’s most senior elected representatives.

DUP Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds has ruled himself out of the race.