Presidential elections in Colombia

  • Presidential-Elections-in-Colombia-2018

These days when we hear about Colombia, it is normal to think about its current political situation.

Since the Colombians, we are are choosing our next president, the next representative of the nation.

Last May 27 the Colombians voted in ” La primer vuelta ” where there were several candidates to choose.

Which more votes gained were Ivan Duque, Gustavo Petro, Sergio Fajardo and Humberto de la Calle. Nevertheless, none of the candidates reache 51 % of the votes.


Due to this, next June 17 the Colombians will have to choose between 2 candidates with a major quantity of votes.

They are Ivan Duque and Gustavo Petro, these two prominent figures represent totally different ends of the country. As Colombian people say, one there represents the right side and another one the left side.


Today there are many Colombians who already know for whom they were voting and are firm in their decision, nevertheless, others continue investigating and looking for reasons to choose the best representative who will give his course to the nation.

You can quarrel more on this topic in any Colombian media, they can be television, radio or periodic. You will be able to know more about the candidates for the presidency of Colombia and what they represent. In addition, you will have the opportunity to practice your Spanish!