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UK parliament to vote on potential third withdrawal agreement

Friday the 29th of March was the due date for the UK’s departure from the European Union, However the UK government failed to endorse the withdrawal agreement. Instead an EU summit was held where leaders decided to grant an extension of the Article 50 deadline. The tumultuous Brexit ordeal is set to enter into another week of a series of votes in order to work out a sufficient Brexit deal. Azad Zangana, Global Economist at Schroders joins CNBC Africa for more.

All you need to know about Article 50 and the Brexit process

By Gemma Action The formal two-year process governing Britain's departure from the European Union (EU) began when Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon, which became law in 2009, was triggered on Wednesday. Here,...