Sinn Fein’s Martin McGuinness has been formally declared as the party’s candidate for the Irish presidential election, McGuinness said in an interview with broadcaster RTE today. The formal declaration was made at a meeting of the party’s ruling executive.
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Sinn Fein, which has nominated Martin McGuinness as its candidate in the Republic of Ireland’s presidential election, has secured enough votes from independent lawmakers to launch the bid, the Sunday Times reported.
If Shona McCarthy had one wish, it would be that peace will come to the Northern Irish city of Derry next year when it becomes the U.K. City of Culture. Dissident republicans have different ideas and they’ve already bombed her office twice.
Sinn Fein plans to stand Martin McGuinness as its candidate in the Republic of Ireland’s presidential election, the Cork-based Irish Examiner reported on its website today without saying where it got the information.