Post Tagged with: "2011 presidential elections"

No alliances will be made with Lima Mayor Castañeda for upcoming 2011 presidential elections, says Simon

Former premier and head of the Peruvian Humanist Movement Yehude Simon said Friday that his party would not be making any alliances with the “authoritarian” Lima Mayor Luis Castañeda Lossio for the upcoming 2011 presidential elections. “We have a different vision,” said Simon, who compared Castañeda’s style to that of […]

by · August 17, 2009 · 0 comments · Lima, Politics, Provinces

Alberto Fujimori’s party to run “solo” in Peru’s upcoming 2011 presidential election

Keiko Fujimori – the daughter of jailed former President Alberto Fujimori – has announced that her father’s political party – now known as “Fuerza 2011” – does not plan to make any alliances for the upcoming 2011 presidential elections. “For the time being, we’ve decided to run this race solo,” […]

by · August 10, 2009 · 0 comments · Lima, Politics, Provinces

Former premier Yehude Simon launches 2011 presidential campaign

Former premier Yehude Simon has turned down an offer to be Peru’s ambassador to the Organization of American States, OAS, in Washington, D.C., and has announced his run for President in 2011. “I have thanked President Alan García for his generosity and courtesy but, evidently, I have not accepted any […]

by · July 30, 2009 · 0 comments · Lima, Politics, Provinces

Keiko Fujimori’s husband made citizen of Peru

Peru lawmaker Keiko Fujimori’s husband, American-born Mark Vito Villanilla, became a Peruvian citizen in early April after having his naturalization request approved, Radio Radio Programas, or RPP, reported Monday. If Keiko Fujimori were to take up residence again in the Government Palace as commander and chief, Vito would become Peru’s […]

by · April 21, 2009 · 0 comments · Politics