The United States committs to working together with the new Ecuadorian president

“The United States congratulates the Ecuadorian voters for their participation in the national elections of February 19,” said Mark Toner, acting spokesman for the US State Department in a statement after hearing the results of the first round of the elections, held...

La Conaie will not support the government´s candidate

The Enlarged Council of the Indigenous Movement held at the headquarters of the Conaie in Quito decided that to build a plurinational and intercultural project it is necessary to put an end to the Citizen Revolution. On Thursday, February 23, 2017, indigenous organizations...

Allies of the indigenous sector join Guillermo Lasso

On Wednesday night, presidential candidate of the CREO-SUMA party, Guillermo Lasso, met with indigenous leaders during his visit to Cuenca and yesterday, February 23, he thanked their support. Meanwhile, other influential leaders such as the former Assemblywoman of the Cotopaxi...

Results of the vote counting abroad are not yet ready

The scrutiny in six provinces and three districts abroad was missing until 14:00 yesterday to obtain the final results of the vote for provincial and migrants legislators. 100% of the votes have been already counted in the Manabi province. The districts abroad have the least...

Guillermo Lasso claims that the return of Correa is something impossible

At a press conference held on Thursday, Guillermo Lasso, a presidential hopeful of the CREO party, said he is not afraid of the “crossed death,” a mechanism that President Rafael Correa referred to on Wednesday before international media. “In a year they will be...

Alvaro Noboa will support the opposition candidate in the runoff election

The leader of the Adelante Ecuatoriano Adelante (AEA) party, Alvaro Noboa, announced that he will keep his opposition line against the current government and will not vote for its candidate in case of a runoff of presidential elections in the country. During a press conference,...

Guillermo Lasso will try to obtain the votes of rejection to the government

The presidential hopeful of the Creo party, Guillermo Lasso, started the second round of elections with a key political ally, Jaime Nebot, leader of the Social Christian Party (PSC), who gave him his support. The Mayor of Guayaquil will reinforce the social mobilization during...

A stressed Rafael Correa: “We’re going to the second round.”

Wednesday President Rafael Correa told international media reporters that the candidate of his party (Alianza PAIS) Lenin Moreno would go to the second round of elections in April against the CREO-SUMA candidate Guillermo Lasso. “We are going to have a second round and we...