Mr Hookem has long been a figure of note in Ukip after being called up to serve as the party’s defence spokesperson in 2014 by Nigel Farage – while Mr Kurten is hotly tipped as a future leader.
Name: Mike Hookem
Position: Assistant Deputy Leader
Announcement Date: January 21, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: January 21, 2018, 11:00pm