Ten Conservative lawmakers are running to succeed Theresa May as party leader and prime minister.
Johnson is the bookies’ favorite and has won the backing of many Brexiteer Conservatives by promising Britain will quit the EU by October 31, with or without a divorce deal.
He is a flamboyant and popular figure, but rivals have criticized his low-profile campaign.
Johnson has not given any television interviews or held public events, in a bid to avoid gaffes that could hurt his chances. SHARE THIS NEWS USING ANY OF THE BUTTON BELOW PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW ⬇⬇⬇