The CNE expects the participation of 960 observers in the recount process

The National Electoral Council (CNE) expects to conclude the recount of votes around 20:00 this Tuesday. Juan Pablo Pozo, head of this agency, makes these calculations. The process will involve the installation of an audience, the delivery of the ballot boxes, the opening of the...

The electoral process seeks the legitimacy of the results

The National Electoral Council (CNE) will recount today 1.2 million votes of the runoff held on April 2nd. But this process is far from clearing the doubts. Although the electoral authorities contend that having accepted 100% of the 3,865 claims brought by the CREO-SUMA and the...

Lasso says that the Electoral Court has closed the door to democracy

The presidential hopeful Guillermo Lasso has pronounced after the Electoral Court dismissed as inadmissible the appeal submitted by the CREO party for the manual recount of all votes, and claimed: that “it has closed the door to democracy.” The statement reads as...

The CNE expects to conclude today the recount of the votes

An unexpected power outage tempered the explanation given by the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE) Juan Pablo Pozo to the press on the counting process of 3,865 vote tally sheets scheduled for today, from 08:30, at the Rumiñahui Coliseum, in Quito. Even the...

Religious leaders of Ecuador ask citizens to reflect on their vote

Protestant leaders and the Archbishop of Guayaquil, Monsignor Luis Cabrera, have made prayers so that the elections of next Sunday are carried out without inconveniences and that the elected authorities listen to the people. Cabrera, who received in the past days the visit of...

Guillermo Lasso calls for ‘change’ to avoid following the path of Venezuela

Thursday the candidate of the CREO-SUMA alliance, Guillermo Lasso, called for “change,” so that the Andean country does not follow the path of Venezuela, where “a coup has annulled the authority of the National Assembly.” “We are gathered here with...

Alvaro Noboa calls for ‘consistency’

Alvaro Noboa, businessman, and leader of the Adelante Ecuatoriano Adelante party, asked voters not related to the government party to be ‘consistent’ with the option they chose in the first round of voting and support the presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso...

Alvaro Noboa announces his support for Guillermo Lasso and challenges President Correa to “take the monkey off his back.”

A few days before the second round of elections in Ecuador, the leader of the Adelante Ecuatoriano Adelante (AEA) party, Alvaro Noboa, announced Tuesday his support for the CREO candidate Guillermo Lasso. Likewise, he took the opportunity to call on President Rafael Correa to...
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