MILEI WINS ARGENTINA PRESIDENTIAL RUN-OFF ELECTION.
Written by Tunde Adeyemi on November 20, 2023
53-year-old Javier Milei, has won Argentina’s presidential run-off poll, according to provisional results.
He will be sworn in as President of Argentina on 10th December 2023.
In his victory speech to supporters in Buenos Aires, Milei said: “Today begins the reconstruction of Argentina. Today begins the end of Argentina’s decline.
Global leaders including Paraguayan president Santiago Pena, Chilean president Gabriel Boric, former US President Donald Trump have all congratulated ilei on his victory, saying he would “make Argentina Great Again!”.
The election comes at a difficult time for Argentina with rising inflation and an economy in crisis on people’s minds.
Milei’s proposals, which includes detonating the central bank, won support with voters desperate for change.