|Listen to Live Jamaican Radio, Listen to Power 106 FM 24x7. Click Here to Listen Free | (Advertisement)|
Chavez will remain in power regardless - VP
2013-01-06 11:58:01 | (0 Comments)
Venezuelan vice president Nicolas Maduro says ailing Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will remain in power even if he fails to attend a ceremony this week in which he’s scheduled to be sworn in for another term.
Maduro said opponents of the socialist president, who is recovering from cancer surgery in Cuba, are distorting the constitution by saying that Chavez must show up for Thursday’s swearing-in ceremony or be declared ineligible to govern.
He said Venezuela’s charter is flexible, and if needed the Supreme Court can set the date, manner and location Chavez will be sworn in for the third, six-year term he won in October by a landslide.
Source: The Gleaner/Power 106 News
The opinions on this page do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gleaner. The Gleaner reserves the right not to publish comments that may be deemed libelous, derogatory or indecent. To respond to The Gleaner please use the feedback form.
Go- Jamaica: Home | Business Directory | Jobsmart | Chat | Gallery | Videos | Events