Nazarbayev agrees to stand as candidate for Presidential post
Astana. March 11. KazTAG - Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev has agreed to become a candidate to the Presidential post from "Nur Otan" party.
"On the base of our success we must move forward to strengthen our sovereignty. Thus, I came here and I am speaking here, probably, I will agree with my candidature promotion only with one aim- to propose new tasks, difficult tasks that we are facing," he said.
"My order scheduling early Presidential election on April 26 was my response to the initiative of people. It is an evidence of national movement and unity for continuation of our direction for the sake of peace and consent. This initiative was promoted by the Assembly of Kazakhstani People, weighting the current situation, I'd like to express gratefulness to those who promoted this initiative, and I am grateful to people," he added.