Bukele and his first decisions as president of El Salvador

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

In seven days as president of El Salvador, Najib added nearly Bukele 500 layoffs in different institutions, the abolition of four secretariats, two hirings popular, the announced reduced liquefied gas subsidy, a decline in gasoline prices and quarterly bonus payment to the National Civil Police (PNC) approved ago 2 week by the Legislature.

Of these layoffs, 480 They were for the abolition of the secretariats of Transparency, governance, Social Inclusion and Technical. further, 21 dismissals were for cases of nepotism related to past leaders of the FMLN government, as Nidia Diaz, Hugo Martinez, Sigfrido Reyes, Victor Hugo Suazo and Norma Guevara, as well as 4 children and several grandchildren of former President Salvador Sanchez Ceren.

"I thought we would have to wait until forensic audits, but corruption is too obvious ", He wrote on social networks, the mandatary.

In other complaints, also the new president of the International Center for Fairs and Conventions (CIFCO) Alex Hasbún, President designated as family Bukele, found trips made using public funds to destinations such as Canary Islands, India, China, Cuba and Taiwan. "In the year 2018 a monetary loss of a million and a half dollars was recorded ", Hasbún added.

further, in the afternoon on Thursday, the General Superintendency of Electricity and Telecommunications (SIGET) reminded him in his Twitter account to Canal Gentevé that "has a debt for the use of radio spectrum for Radio and TV has not been canceled from October 2016 in the amount of $ 227,721.12 ".

Faced with this approach, Foundation Studies for the Application of Law (FESPAD) in a statement he recommended the new Head of State, make the necessary changes to meet your goals, “but not run over the labor rights of suppressed dependencies ", so he called sanity and an intervention by the Ombudsman for the Defense of Human Rights (Fddः).

While, social organizations and the Human Rights Institute of the UCA (IDHUCA) They rejected the appointment of Mauricio Arriaza Chicas as deputy director of the PNC Special Areas, for being related to extrajudicial executions and Osiris Moon Mesa, appointed Director of Prisons and current deputy WIN, considering that it is not the right person for the job.