People in the streets of Ecuador talk about a fraud in the elections

Hundreds of citizens nationwide denounce what in their opinion is an electoral fraud of the ruling party. Social networks have served as a platform for disseminating photos, videos, comments and news of alleged irregularities that could cast doubt on the validity of the results...

4pelagatos: The crushing defeat of the “correismo.”

The government lost the maximum bet of this campaign: to win in the first round. The electoral result is an unquestionable denial to the government’s marketing optimism since those in power never hesitated to say they would win with the majority of votes in the first round....

Celebration tweets and complaints around the electoral process

Twitter was a sounding board of the general elections yesterday. Comments, news, alleged cases that left in question the validity of the voting in certain polling stations were disseminated through this social network. Among the hashtags that became a trend are # Elections2017,...

Ecuadorians in Italy and Spain protested for not being able to vote

Consul Lorena Escudero acknowledged that those who arrived after 16:00 could not vote in Madrid. Official sources estimate that around two thousand immigrants failed to exercise their right.   Throughout the day, more than 25,000 citizens entered La Nave, a place that hosted the...

The scrutiny of 87.8 of the votes reflects this result: Moreno 39.11%; Lasso 28.28%

  Until 09:07 of Monday, February 20, 87.6% of the votes were counted. Lenín Moreno obtained a 39.11% and Guillermo Lasso a 28.28%. According to the results so far, Moreno goes ahead with 3,292,566 votes compared to the 2’381.3438 votes of Lasso. Until 09:07 of Monday,...

Alvaro Noboa vote accompanied by the Legislature hopefuls of his party

Businessman Alvaro Noboa exercised his right to suffrage on the morning of Sunday, February 19, accompanied by his wife Dr. Anabella Azín, and the Legislature candidates who represent the Guayas province. The leader of the Adelante Ecuatoriano Adelante party approached the...

Noboa´s party closes election campaign today

This afternoon, Alvaro Noboa, leader of the Adelante Ecuadorian Adelante party, along with the Legislature candidates representing the Guayas province, invited the potential voters to the Great Closing Party of the National Campaign organized by the political association. The...

Cynthia Viteri: “The Legislators will not go on a trip in four years.”

  The presidential candidate of the Social Christian Party, the only woman in the race for this position, is 52 years old and was born in Guayaquil. She is married to Joaquin Villamar and has five children. A lawyer, at the beginning of her working life she was a television...