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Controversial broadcaster Katie Hopkins has been axed from LBC

26th May 17 2:42 pm

Here’s why

LBC radio station said on Friday that Katie Hopkins, 42 “will leave LBC with effectively immediately.”

Hopkins has created much outcry in the past with her controversial comments and views, which hit an all-time high after she called for a “final solution” following the Manchester terror attack that killed 22 people and injured more than 100.

Scotland Yard Twitter account said a complaint was received after a person said Hopkins was “clearly inciting racial hatred,” the Yard said the allegation would be “reviewed and assessed by specialist officers.”

A spokesman for the Met said on Tuesday that are reviewing and assessing the allegation.

Hopkins also made comments after the terror attack in Westminster, March as she said: “And Ramadan has not yet begun. Without food these sods get nasty.” Then this person tweeted in response:

LBC said on Twitter that: “LBC and Katie Hopkins have agreed that Katie will leave LBC effective immediately.”

Hopkins wrote this tweet Friday morning:

Labour candidate for Teottenham, David Lammy wrote on Twitter: “Good riddance.”

Hopkins still writes as a columnist for the Daily Mail online.

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