Political council of United Socio-Democratic party proposed to promote Yermurat Bapi as presidential candidate
Almaty. April 22. KazTAG - The political council of the Unified Socio-Democratic party has proposed to promote Yermurat Bapi as a presidential candidate, reports the press-service of the political organization.
"The political council has ordered to call the XIV assembly of the party on April 26 and promote Yermurat Bapi as a presidential candidate from the party on the election on June 9 2019," reads the decree.
Bapi was born in 1959 in the East Kazakhstan region. After serving as a submariner of the Pacific Navy, he graduated from the journalism faculty of the Kazakh State University. He worked as a correspondent for the East Kazakhstan region newspaper, deputy editor-in-chief of the Kazakh Radio, columnist for the republican newspaper Yegemen Kazakstan, deputy head of the press service of the prime minister of Kazakhstan, for the last 20 years he has been the head of the media project DAT.
Bapi is a member of the board of the Union of Journalists of Kazakhstan, a laureate of international and republican competitions in the field of journalism, he is an honorary journalist of Kazakhstan, he has been awarded the gold medal of the Union of Journalists of Kazakhstan for outstanding work and a significant contribution to the development of civil society.
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