Weekly Report - 07 April 2022 (WR-22-14)

COLOMBIA: Petro hoping against the odds for a first-round victory

Frontrunner Gustavo Petro, of the left-wing Pacto Histórico coalition, is stamping on the accelerator in his campaign to win in the first round of Colombia’s presidential election on 29 May. Petro is desperate for a decisive first round victory – for which he needs 50% +1 of the popular vote. This, because the latest opinion poll numbers suggest it will be more difficult for him to prevail in the second round, which would be held on 19 June.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 1027 words.

Subscribers: Log in now to read the full article

Not a Subscriber?

Choose from one of the following options

LatinNews
Intelligence Research Ltd.
167-169 Great Portland Street,
5th floor,
London, W1W 5PF - UK
Phone : +44 (0) 203 695 2790
Contact
You may contact us via our online contact form
Copyright © 2022 Intelligence Research Ltd. All rights reserved.