The chief of the Scottish Nationwide Social gathering intends to carry the vote within the first a part of the brand new parliamentary session, which can begin subsequent 12 months, informs The Occasions.

“Scotland ought to have the chance to decide on whether or not to turn out to be unbiased within the first fairly than within the final a part of the following parliamentary session,” Sturgeon informed ITV Border.

On Saturday, Sturgeon mentioned she was satisfied she would acquire Scottish independence from Britain, as most Scots are against leaving the European Union. In 2016, within the Brexit referendum, Scots voted massively in opposition to leaving the bloc.

“I’ve by no means been extra assured about gaining independence,” Nicola Sturgeon mentioned at first of the Scottish Nationwide Social gathering (SNP) congress.

In response to a ballot printed in October by Ispos Mori, an unprecedented majority – 58% – of Scots are in favor of their area’s independence from Britain.

Within the 2014 independence referendum, 55% of Scots voted to remain within the UK.