Petro will not attend the pension plan discussion at the Asofundos Congress , President of Asofondos, made these remarks within the context of the FIAP International Congress. Montenegro expressed regret for his inability to attend the event since all presidential candidates will be participating this Friday in Cartagena in the debate on pensions.

“We are the first ones who want to have him here and accompany us and , unfortunately, I don’t know the reasons for his absence, as the most appropriate place to discuss pension questions is in this Congress,” said the president of Asofondos.

Montenegro claimed that during the presidential campaign of Noemi Sánin the campaign, he was working with Gustavo Petro (candidate of the Historic Pact) and had a the best working relationships with him.

“When my National Planning ended, he (Petro) was able to make public statements, declaring that the government was sorry for my departure. In gustavo petro , he declared that I was Alvaro Uribe’s top official and phoned me to express his appreciation.”