Arlene Foster has urged unionists to turn out and vote, warning that if Sinn Fein emerges on top in local government elections it will strengthen calls for a border poll.
The DUP has urged the Prime Minister to get on with leaving the EU.
Arlene Foster has accused the Prime Minister of trying to force people into backing her Brexit deal.
The Democratic Unionists have branded Theresa May’s bid for a Brexit extension as humiliating and embarrassing.
The Prime Minister’s bid to extend the Brexit process is unsurprising but unsatisfactory, Arlene Foster said.
The Democratic Unionists have accused Theresa May of sub-contracting out the future of Brexit to the Labour Party.
The leader of the DUP has rejected suggestions her party is split on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement.
The deputy leader of the DUP has said he would rather the UK stay in the EU than back the Withdrawal Agreement.
Brexit appears to be on course for a lengthy delay after MPs rejected Theresa May’s EU Withdrawal Agreement by a margin of 58 votes.
Theresa May has made a last-ditch plea to MPs to get her Withdrawal Agreement over the line and deliver Brexit on May 22.
Former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has declared he will back Theresa May’s EU Withdrawal Agreement in a crunch Commons vote on the day the UK was scheduled to leave the European Union.