Tag: political crisis

The conversation that was not kept private and became public

The conversation that was not kept private and became public

In the middle of a fire in the palace, which had spread in a scandalous case of illegal interceptions and abuse of power, Benedetti poured more gasoline by once again casting doubt on the money that had flown into Gustavo Petro’s campaign, a situation that had an impact on Negative towards the head of state […]

They are asking for the resignation of Ecopetrol’s chairman after a campaign scandal

They are asking for the resignation of Ecopetrol’s chairman after a campaign scandal

Different reactions have arisen as a result of the scandal over the recent audio revealed by the former Colombian ambassador to Venezuela, Armando Benedetti, where he revealed the contribution of a sum of 15,000 million pesos to Gustavo Petro’s 2022 presidential campaign assured, including them from the opposition who are asking to clarify the situation […]

Petro was denounced before the chamber’s impeachment committee

Petro was denounced before the chamber’s impeachment committee

Federico Gutiérrez, a former presidential candidate and one of the most critical of the government of Gustavo Petro, indicted the Colombian president before the House of Representatives’ Commission of Impeachments for alleged crimes he committed as a result of the illegal financing of his campaign. . According to what ‘Fico’ has stated, he will ask […]

“It’s because of her,” Ocampo blames Corcho for the political crisis

“It’s because of her,” Ocampo blames Corcho for the political crisis

During an interview with the newspaper ‘El Tiempo’, he spoke about the management as head of the economic portfolio, the main proposals of the Petro government and his new successor, Ricardo Bonilla. Since the ministerial shake-up on April 26, the Cali economist says he is ready to rest in the company of his wife, who […]

Political governance: uncertainty grows due to party announcements

Political governance: uncertainty grows due to party announcements

“The political coalition agreed as a majority has ended today”, with this message published through his social networks last Wednesday, April 25 at 10:45 p.m., the president said Gustavus Petro ended the cordial relationship that enabled him to approve important initiatives in the first months of his government, such as the tax reform. Related: “If […]

The departure from Ocampo sends a message of uncertainty: experts

The departure from Ocampo sends a message of uncertainty: experts

José Antonio Ocampo’s departure from the Treasury Department is a signal of uncertainty to the market, experts say. “It is a message of uncertainty for the country that has been characterized by a lot of stability in finance ministers in recent years and that this change is creating more uncertainty at the moment than the […]

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 […]

“We understand that the arrest was illegal”: Castillo’s lawyer

“We understand that the arrest was illegal”: Castillo’s lawyer

In addition, as an alleged perpetrator of the crime of abuse of power and serious disturbance of public order. In this regard, Pérez Arroyo stated earlier in Congress “the rights are violated” from the ex-governor and recalled that they are not “prosecuting just anyone, but rather a former president of the republic”. From a criminal […]

Sri Lanka, to form a government after the resignation of its president

Sri Lanka, to form a government after the resignation of its president

the chairman of Sri LankaGotabaya Rajapaksa, officially announced his resignation next Wednesday, as he announced last Saturday after the violent protests that escalated into the attack on his official residence. “The President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, has officially issued the Prime MinisterRanil Wickremesinghe, who will resign as previously announced,” the Sri Lankan Prime Minister’s news agency reported […]

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