However, as more revelations were revealed – including plans to send funds to the Israeli army of which she failed to notify the Prime Minister – this made her position untenable. He met his wife for the first time in London during PR. Priti Patel yesterday resigned as International Development Secretary after being summoned back to Britain from Africa by Theresa May. Priti Patel's husband, Alex Sawyer… Miss Patel, 45, the International Development Secretary, is seeking re-election as a Tory MP. Elderly parents of missing man who disappeared 28 years ago are 'amazed' that police have searched their... Nicolas Sarkozy has failed to have criminal charges over £42million of illegal payments from Colonel Gaddafi... 'I wish Harry luck, he's gonna need it!' Didn't want to talk to me about his wife but did offer us a cup of tea. Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group. Alex Sawyer gets the public money from his wife’s staffing allowance., — Jon Ironmonger (@JonIronmonger) November 8, 2017. Alex Sawyer is the husband of the British Secretary of State for Home Department and Member of Parliament for Witham, Priti Patel. Patel is also a known Eurosceptic and was a leading figure in the Vote Leave campaign during the 2016 EU referendum. EXCLUSIVE: Hither Green burglar Henry Vincent's fraudster father pockets £1.5million after selling farmhouse... Splashing out! 'It was magical': Wife of eccentric cybersecurity... NHS is hit by large-scale cyber attack with patients turned... Gunman murders Ohio police chief and two nursing home... Man 'high on PCP stops his minivan in the middle of the... CCTV shows man getting hit by car in Leicester hit-and-run, PM addresses nation over new coronavirus pandemic restrictions, Man charges at girl with flag pole on street corner at Trump rally, Cute moment Kate Middleton uses her sunglasses to make a child laugh, Clara Spera speaks about grandmother's views on Supreme Court, Crocheting couple on causing internet outage during pandemic, Miami man viciously punches woman on train during unprovoked attack, Police officers injured with 'corrosive substance' during drugs raid, Footage shows moment two inmates allegedly attack prison officer, Harry and Meghan urge Americans to 'reject hate speech' and vote, Labour leader slams testing fiasco and urges it to be fixed fast, Dominic Raab says second lockdown 'can't be ruled out'. It was reported that on Monday, Theresa May was willing to let Patel continue in her now former role. David Cameron wants to spend £50,000 on a 46-foot outdoor swimming pool at his £1.5million... A preachy message to infuriate the Palace: Anyone who is still clinging to the idea that Prince Harry and... Undercover MI5 agents broke the law to foil Theresa May assassination plot, reveals Home Office as spies are... JK Rowling shakes off transgender row as her controversial new book shoots straight to top of the charts.