Boris Johnson will become the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Mr Johnson was Tuesday elected the new Conservative leader in a ballot of party members.
He beat Jeremy Hunt in a poll of Tory members, winning 92,153 votes to Mr Hunt’s 46,656.
The former London Mayor takes over from Theresa May on Wednesday.
The outgoing Prime Minister Mrs May took to Twitter to congratulate Mr Johnson and called for the party to work together to deliver the Brexit promise
Many congratulations to @BorisJohnson on being elected leader of @Conservatives – we now need to work together to deliver a Brexit that works for the whole UK and to keep Jeremy Corbyn out of government. You will have my full support from the back benches.
— Theresa May (@theresa_may) July 23, 2019
In his speech after election, Mr Johnson Johnson vowed that Britain will leave the European Union on the scheduled October 31 deadline even if there is no divorce deal in place.