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...

Electronic vote for 2017

For the elections of 2017 six provinces are expected to implement the electronic vote, this is the goal of the National Electoral Council. Magdala Villacis, vice president of the CNE, said they hope that at least six million voters participate through the automation of the voting...

Jaime Nebot ensures he will not be a candidate in 2017

The Mayor of Guayaquil Jaime Nebot, reiterated that he will not be candidate to any charge in the presidential and legislative elections of 2017. “People who talk a lot, mistake a lot, I do not fall into that, you know that I am not going to be candidate for...