Chuka Umunna withdraws from the Labour leadership race

Chuka UmunnaREUTERS/Stefan WermuthLabour’s shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna.

Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna has withdrawn his candidacy for the Labour leadership.

Umunna was considered one of the favourties to succeed Ed Miliband following the party’s disappointing perfomance in the General Election.

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