Tag: Petro’s cabinet

‘There has been very high instability and turnover in senior government positions’

‘There has been very high instability and turnover in senior government positions’

Democratic Center representative Hernán Cadavid spoke to EL HERALDO about the 96 changes he said took place in senior government positions during President Gustavo Petro’s first year. Also read: “I will be close to the president”: Cielo Rusinque on his new position “We started getting information from the governors and mayors in the sense that […]

The powers that Laura Sarabia and Cielo Rusinque will wield

The powers that Laura Sarabia and Cielo Rusinque will wield

The castling that would take place in the government with the change of the former Chief of Staff Laura Sarabia, to manage social welfare, and the former director of this entity, Cielo Rusinque, to become President Gustavo Petro’s right-hand man in the House of Representatives becoming Nariño, it grants new powers to both Sarabia and […]

Political sectors are questioning Sarabia’s return to government

Political sectors are questioning Sarabia’s return to government

The political scientist Laura Sarabia, who left Gustavo Petro’s government a few months ago amid a scandal of alleged illegal wiretapping and possible abuse of power, would take the direction of Social Welfare to replace Cielo Rusinque, who would become the new one. head of the cabinet. Read also: Next Tuesday the deadline for registration […]

Carolina Corcho and six other ministers leave Petro’s cabinet

Carolina Corcho and six other ministers leave Petro’s cabinet

With the deep shock in the ministerial cabinet that took place this Wednesday, it is confirmed that the official coalition (La U party, Conservatives and Liberals) has fallen apart. This after President Gustavo Petro himself announced the formal resignation of his ministers in recent hours. “Despite the fact that my cabinet, and its commitment to […]

Petro swears in the Ministers of Justice and Science and the Director of the Ungrd

Petro swears in the Ministers of Justice and Science and the Director of the Ungrd

President Gustavo Petroc took possession of the Catam military airbase, in Bogotá, this Wednesday, after last Tuesday’s postponement, the justice ministers, Nestor Osuna; of science, Arthur Moon and the director of National Risk Management Unitapprox, Xavier Pava. Regarding Osuna, the president noted: “There is a new prison policy, which is fundamentally aimed at decriminalizing certain […]

Mauricio Lizcano was appointed as the new director of Dapre

Mauricio Lizcano was appointed as the new director of Dapre

As director of the administrative division of the presidency, Mauricio Lizcano was appointed, an appointment given to President Gustavo Petro after the act of possession. Lizcano will replace Víctor Muñoz, who was present during the administration of outgoing President Iván Duque. The Dapre is one of the main dependencies of the national government as various […]

“We are going to build together”: Gaviria

“We are going to build together”: Gaviria

After the president is elected Gustavo Petroc Confirm to Alexander Gaviria like it’s new Minister of Education, The official thanked the appointment and said he will work to “create new opportunities”. On his Twitter account, the newly appointed minister said: “I appreciate the confidence of President-elect Gustavo Petro. I do this with joy and fully […]

“The Caribbean will be on the agricultural agenda of the next government”

“The Caribbean will be on the agricultural agenda of the next government”

In dialogue with EL HERALDO, the economist Cecilia López admitted that the call from the President-elect, Gustavo Petro, to ask her to accompany her to the Ministry of Agriculture for the next four, surprised her. He said that while his first reaction was to ask the president-elect about the decision, after listening to him, he […]

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