ALISON O'CONNOR: Difficulties for Sinn Féin to attract a coalition partner even after Adams

It is time that the Great Leader acted decisively on this generational change he speaks about and stands down to make way for Mary Lou, writes Alison O’Connor

SF president Gerry Adams, deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald and Sinn Féin leader in Northern Ireland Michelle O'Neill. Picture: Gareth Chaney/Collins

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