Tuesday 21 September 2021

Update 3: Araya Quits? Costa Rica Waits!

Paying the bills

Latest

Covid Entry Requirements to Panama

RICO's DIGEST - "I heard" is a term often...

107 people died from covid-19 in Costa Rica in the last three days

QCOSTARICA - In the last three days, 107 people...

Mu variant of coronavirus: what we know about this mutation present in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - All viruses change over time. SARS-CoV-2 has...

Constitutional Court confirms constitutionality of mandatory vaccination

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's Constitutional Court or Sala IV...

Costa Rica worsens its international image as a place to do business

QCOSTARICA - Our country, Costa Rica, worsens in how...

U.S. to relax travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign air travelers in November

(Reuters) - The United States will reopen in November...
Paying the bills

Share

1:22 pm: The waiting continues. Johnny Araya, his wife,  his vice-presidential candidates and the elected PLN legislators are in the hotel building and expected to take the stadium in the coming minutes.

All national television cameras have continued their noon day transmission with the news of the anticipated announcement.


12:50 pm:  The anticipation is building. The national television cameras are all focused on the head table in the Corobici hotel ballroom, where Johnny Araya is expected to announce his resignation from the presidential race.

- Advertisement -

Fueling the speculation is a series of meetings of the PLN candidate and party officials this morning, the day after the publication of a poll by Semanario Universidad, the University of Costa Rica’s *(UCR)  newspaper that showed Araya with only 20.9 percent support, and 64.4% for  PAC candidate Luis Guillermo Solís.

In anticipation of the announcement, Solís cancelled a planned trip to Washington D.C..

According to Article 138 of the Costa Rican Constitution, Araya cannot resign. The April 6 run-off election must continue.


12:10 pm: Costa Rica is waiting the official word from the PLN candidate, Johnny Araya, who has called a press conference that will take place in the coming minutes in the Corobici Hotel.

Speculation is that the candidate will be announcing his resignation from the presidential race.

Costa Rica’s constitution does allow a candidate to resign, according to political experts the run-off election must be take place, on April 6.

- Advertisement -

More details will follow …

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Covid Entry Requirements to Panama

RICO's DIGEST - "I heard" is a term often used on...

107 people died from covid-19 in Costa Rica in the last three days

QCOSTARICA - In the last three days, 107 people lost their...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.