Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street on his way to Buckingham Palace after the general election in London. | THOMAS MUKOYA
The magnitude of this general election result can hardly be overstated. Although the campaign seemed dull, shallow and nasty while it went on, it has ended in something historic. Until just two days ago, Brexit was uncertain. Had there been another hung Parliament or even (Heaven forbid) a Labour-SNP minority government, it might well have been lost altogether. Now Brexit is unstoppable.