Just before Hamza Yousaf was confirmed as the new leader of the Scottish National Party and thus the First Minister of Scotland, I joined India’s WION News to discuss the challenge of succeeding Nicola Sturgeon, the barriers to a referendum for Scottish independence in the near-future, and the importance — given those barriers — of good governance and competence in the delivery of public services and social welfare.
Scottish National Party to announce new leader today, three candidates emerge to lead the country
Oliver Regan talks to political analyst @ScottLucas_EA for perspective
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