Elections, Ev-Si are candidates for Ilaria Cucchi and Aboubakar Soumahoro

They will be head of the single-member constituencies. This was announced at a press conference in Montecitorio by Nicola Fratoianni and Angelo Bonelli

Green Europe and the Italian Left have decided to nominate Ilaria Cucchi, Stefano’s elder sister, who died in 2009 while he was in custody, and Aboubakar Soumahoro, the union activist ‘of the last’. This was announced in a press conference in the House by Ev’s spokesman, Angelo Bonelli, and the secretary of Sì, Nicola Fratoianni (TOWARDS THE ELECTIONS, LIVE UPDATES).

Candidates in the uninominal as capilista

Ilaria Cucchi stood out for her activism for human and civil rights and for the judicial battle that led to the rehabilitation of her brother, killed while he was in custody. Soumahoro was born in the Ivory Coast and arrived in Italy in 1999. For years he has been involved as a trade unionist with the condition of agricultural workers and laborers. Cucchi and will be candidates in the uninominal and will be the leaders of Europa Verde and Si.

Cucchi: ready to give my contribution on rights

Ilaria Cucchi, commenting on her candidacy in the next elections, said: “I am enthusiastic and I am ready to give my contribution in the battle for rights that must concern everyone. I thank Nicola Fratoianni and all the people who have walked in these long 13 years at my side, starting with the lawyer Fabio Anselmo. I feel the responsibility of those who have believed in me in recent years, I hope not to disappoint them “.