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Nigel Farage shortlisted for Time person of the year

by LLB Reporter
6th Dec 16 10:11 am

Other contenders include Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg and Indian PM Narendra Modi

Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage has been shortlisted for the title of Time magazine’s person of the year, it has been revealed.

Other contenders on the list include Russian President Vladimir Putin, singer Beyonce, Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg and Indian PM Narendra Modi

Revealing the shortlist, which is chosen by Time editors, the magazine said: “As head of the UK Independence Party, Farage was a face of the successful campaign for Britain to leave the European Union, positioning the referendum as the start of a global populist wave against the political establishment.”

The winner will be announced on Wednesday.

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