Tag: Elections 2023

Liberal and Radical Change: the two political forces dominating the Atlantic

Liberal and Radical Change: the two political forces dominating the Atlantic

The territorial elections 2023 They were characterized by strong party fragmentation, reflected in the participation of 35 political groups – 87.5% more than in 2019 according to an analysis by the firm Prospectiva; What today’s results showed, though 29 October is that the traditional parties regained ground and gained the upper hand in most of […]

Several riots in the country due to regional elections

Several riots in the country due to regional elections

In crashedIn Bagadó, the polling station in the Piedra Honda district was closed due to confrontation between indigenous people and Afro-descendants. In the municipality of Carmen de Atrato The indigenous community armed themselves with machetes and in Medio Atrato a group of people attacked the registration office during a riot. In Nariño, the main concern […]

Beating for petrism | Forest Act

Beating for petrism | Forest Act

The elections regional Yesterday was – as the polls indicated – a resounding defeat for the candidates of the Historical Pact, a political alliance that brought Gustavo Petro to the presidency. The most overwhelming and relevant defeats Petrism took place in the country’s main cities: Bogotá, Medellín, Barranquilla and Cali. In all cases, the candidates […]

They arrest a woman in Barranquilla for an election crime: she had eight ID cards

They arrest a woman in Barranquilla for an election crime: she had eight ID cards

Is about a 37 year old womanwhich authorities say was taken red-handed when found in their possession eight ID cards of different people on Carrera 1e with Calle 45h on the public road in the city. The police statement shows that the crime for which the woman was arrested is concealment, detention and detention illegal […]

“We want to strengthen the pillars that make B/quilla a model city”

“We want to strengthen the pillars that make B/quilla a model city”

Barranquilla is preparing to elect the mayor who will lead it for the next four years. 96 hours from democratic day The candidates intensified their actions to convince voters of what the best option is. From house to house, meeting with leaders or permanent publications on social networks are some of the strategies they use […]

Positive Caribbean highlights 55 openly LGBTIQ+ candidates on the coast

Positive Caribbean highlights 55 openly LGBTIQ+ candidates on the coast

Of the 201 diverse candidates in the country, a quarter are in the Caribbean: in Bolívar (12), followed by Magdalena (11), Atlantic Ocean (10)Córdoba (5), La Guajira (5), Sucre (4) and San Andrés and Providencia (2). “Colombia’s elections for mayors, governors, councilors, deputies and councilors this year record the highest participation of openly lesbian, gay, […]

The bid for mayor of Malambo is between seven candidates; five are women

The bid for mayor of Malambo is between seven candidates; five are women

What concerns the candidate most are inequality, hunger and poverty. “When there is hunger, everything is reactivated insecurityMalnutrition is reactivated, school dropout, domestic violence, prostitution and drug addiction are reactivated. And it is an issue that we are going to fight, taking into account that the 2030 Agenda, the Sustainable Development Goals, of which Colombia […]

This is how the dry law for elections persists; The government has already issued an election decree

This is how the dry law for elections persists; The government has already issued an election decree

They may also not be used in the polling station on election day, Phonesphoto or video cameras between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., except media who wish to participate, after coordination with the National Register of Civil Status. And after the closing of the vote The media may only provide information about election results electoral […]

Eleven candidates are running for Soledad’s mayoral office

Eleven candidates are running for Soledad’s mayoral office

Elvira Gutierrez, candidate of the Colombian Ecologists Party, comes from his role as social leader and cultural manager of the municipality. Although she does not have much experience in the political field, she said she has the expertise and social sustainability in managing public affairs to achieve positive results in her government management if elected […]

CNE investigates the withdrawal of Yenis Orozco’s candidacy for mayor of Malambo

CNE investigates the withdrawal of Yenis Orozco’s candidacy for mayor of Malambo

He National Electoral Council examines the lawsuit filed against Yenis Orozco’s candidacy at the Malambo Mayor’s Officefor alleged double militancy. The trial against the candidate, supported by the Liberal Party, was initiated because she had violated Article 2 of Law 1475 of 2011, which prohibits simultaneous membership of more than one political party or movement. […]

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