Fico Gutierrez continues winning voters. Campaign in advance in Boyaca included a visit to Virgin of Chiquinquira

Federico Gutierrez as presidential candidate says that votes can only be won in the streets. In , Federico Gutierrez is just 32 days away from the first presidential election. He promises to contest Gustavo Petro (his main rival) for the House of Narino quota.

Gutierrez was up early on Saturday early to head to Boyaca. Boyaca is a sacred area of the church that Petro visited on Friday. and current candidate for center-right arrived in Tunja to meet with businessmen, academics and farmers as well as peasants.

The main gathering of Fico was held at the Tunja Convention Center, where the president gathered a large group of citizens who announced their vote for the election on the 29th of May.

With ruana, and hundreds of Colombians backing Federico’s candidate on the Team for Colombia, Federico posted a video on Twitter in which he thanked the people of Tunja, he also said: “we’re Going to win and we all run for the presidency to change and unite Colombia,” said the presidential candidate, while recording a cluster of supporters without pause.

“Happy in Boyaca! He wrote: “Happy in Boyaca!”

The second person to be a pointer in the polls was the one who walked into the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Chiquinquira. It is a place where hundreds of faithful and followers gather every weekend. In the midst of the gazes of his followers, as well as those waiting to receive the morning Eucharist, the leader from the center-right kneeled and presented himself to the Virgin Mary.

“I I asked Virgin to help me gain wisdom. I asked her for my family, and for all families of Colombia for peace, and the most humble,” he said.

At this point the presidential candidate recorded a video clip of his visit. Before entering the area, he was welcomed by many individuals who were from the sector. They also offered him a hug and wore the representative clothing of the Colombian municipality.

Gutierrez arrived at the church with the traditional Boyacan ruana, as well as the medal of the Virgin of Chiquinquira on his chest, a gesture of faith that he has been demonstrating throughout his political campaign. Remember that Antioquian was a Colombian saint, was in Jericho, Antioquia three weeks in the past. Then, he attended a gathering at Mother Laura’s birthplace that was recently canonized and blessed by Pope Francis.

In Chiquinquira the candidate used the occasion to welcome Chiquinquira’s citizens and make announcements about his plans for the presidential palace. “Chiquinquira’s key issues include drinking water, the construction and maintenance of the road (especially Ruta los Comuneros/Ubate-Chiquinquira) and tourism, which will help to create the economy and create sustainable jobs.”

Fico Gutierrez talked about his work. He stated that Tunja is the second city with the highest unemployment rate in the country. As such, in his proposed government plan, he aims to create “about 2 000 jobs through the creation of at minimum 300 new companies in Boyaca”.

On the other hand, he stated that sustainable mobility must be created in the department. He also stated that the reorganization of the Strategic Public Transport System was a priority. Together, declared that he would continue to construct roads and bike routes.

His most recent tweet was: “Peasants, farmers of Boyaca: We will work hard to generate more opportunities and income for you and to re-honor our fields.” Gutierrez will keep reaching out to Colombians , and will share the plans of his government. He also hopes to stand out at the next elections on May 29.