All eyes turn to Thessaloniki for the new president of the New Democracy

All eyes turn to Thessaloniki for the new president of the New Democracy

Athens, January 5, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Spiros Sideris

Today, Tuesday, is expected to “open his cards” Apostle Tzitzikostas on his stance on the second round of elections regarding the intraparty elections in ND for the election of the new president, with contenders Vangelis Meimarakis and Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Tzitzikostas has invited journalists at 1.30 pm at his office, in the Prefect of Central Macedonia and he is expected to make a statement.

Earlier, at 11.30 am, the presidential candidate of ND Vangelis Meimarakis has scheduled a press conference in Thessaloniki (in the Grand Hotel Palace) where he arrived on Monday to have contacts with officials and party members.

In Thessaloniki will also travel tomorrow the other candidate for the party presidency, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who will meet with executives and members of the party and Wednesday and will attend the ceremony of the sanctification of the waters in the old Thessaloniki Bay.