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Nickie Aiken is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Nickie Aiken sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
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What recent assessment he has made of the political situation in Ethiopia.
I am sure that my right hon. Friend shares my concern and, frankly, horror at the ongoing reports of rape and sexual violence being used as weapons in the ongoing Tigray conflict, and joins the US Government in calling for a joint investigation by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission into such reports. Does he agree that, with the...
The covid-19 pandemic has shone a depressing light on the digital poverty that exists in developing countries. Without access to the internet, millions of children across the world have lost thousands of hours of education. Sadly, the problem is even more acute for girls. What action is being taken to ensure that the UK uses its presidency of the G7 and the Global Partnership for Education to...
Conservative MP for Cities of London and Westminster
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 12 Apr 2021.
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