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CNE president admits that there will be a second round

The President of the National Electoral Council (CNE), Juan Pablo Pozo, confirmed last night that the counting of the 5% left of votes for the election of the presidential binomial would not change the trend and the second round between Lenin Moreno (Alianza PAIS) and Guillermo...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Moreno 39.33% – 28.19% Lasso, a possible second round is held

With 98.5% of the votes counted, until 6:13 am of Wednesday, Lenin Moreno has 39.33% of the votes and Guillermo Lasso 28.19%, according to a report on the website of the National Electoral Council (CNE) ). The president of the National Electoral Council (CNE), Juan Pablo Pozo,...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Vigils outside the CNE continue

Since Sunday, at the close of the election, supporters of various political parties have gathered outside the National Electoral Council offices in various provinces. Protesters rejected the delay in the release of the final results of last Sunday’s election. The electoral...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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A new march is scheduled for March 8

  The mayor of Guayaquil Jaime Nebot chaired this afternoon in the City Hall a meeting to reach an agreement and define a march that demands the electoral authorities to give the total results of last Sunday’s presidential election. Once the date of the march was chosen and...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Guillermo Lasso asks his followers to carry out the “vigil” peacefully

  The candidate for the presidency of the CREO-SUMA alliance, Guillermo Lasso, yesterday asked his followers to remain in vigil, but “peacefully” during the vote counting at the National Electoral Council.   “My request to the Ecuadorian people is to remain in...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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4pelagatos: Correa and Moreno unite in the streets those who are “pissed off.”

  It is proven that arrogance in the exercise of power produces blindness. The regime has not only united the not-Correist country against it but also built the national platform on which Guillermo Lasso will stand to carry out his campaign in the second round.   Put in another...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Lourdes Tiban: ‘I will not vote for this government.’

  Lourdes Tiban, of the Pachakutik party, said in the radio City program that the indigenous bases would not vote for the government´s candidate Lenin Moreno in the second round. She also said that the figures showed that she was a better candidate than Paco Moncayo within the...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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A New Ecuador

Written by Gonzalo Escobar Villavicencio   We have the opportunity to change our country, the chance to make a new Ecuador. And like every opportunity of great change, you must know how this one arose.   When democracy was reestablished, they all turned to a socialist leader (as...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Alvaro Noboa denounces fraud in Legislature results

The leader of the Adelante Ecuatoriano Adelante party, Alvaro Noboa, denounces a suspected fraud in the counting of votes to the assembly members of his political organization. Noboa showed documents analyzing the results of the National Electoral Council obtained by his party...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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