Who is Alejandro Ordoñez? is a question more and more people are asking since the Inspector General fired Bogotá’s Mayor Gustavo Petro from his post in December.
Medellín-based Colombia Reports has an in-depth profile on the man behind the drama here.
“Devout Catholic, anti-abortionist, Inspector General by landslide election and the man behind the political death of almost 800 public officials, Alejandro Ordoñez is a polarizing figure in Colombia. “
“He has risen through the ideological ranks of conservative politics to a position of great power, all the while guided by an unyielding moral vision that has made him a righteous crusader to some and a dangerous zealot to many others.”
Read more at Colombia Reports