Petro will certainly not join the pension controversy at the Asofundos Congress

Santiago Montenegro, President of Asofondos the Asofondos, made these remarks within the context of the FIAP International Congress. Montenegro expressed regret at his inability to attend the event since all presidential candidates will be participating on Friday, in Cartagena during the debate on pensions.

The president of Asofondos declared that “we are the ones to ask him to be here and join us” and that he was not in the room because the best venue to discuss pensions is in this Congress. stated that during the 1998 presidential campaign of Noemi Sanchez the campaign, he was working with Gustavo Petro (candidate of the Historic Pact) and had a the best working relationships with the latter.

“When (Petro) was forced to leave National Planning, made a public announcement, saying that his heart was broken. He said that I was a great government official, Alvaro Uribe. And I called to say thanks,” the leader exclaimed.