Former Colombian Finance Minister Oscar Ivan Zuluaga will run for president in the 2014 election, El Tiempo said, citing an interview with Zuluaga.
Zuluaga told the Bogota-based newspaper that followers of former President Alvaro Uribe will choose someone to run against President Juan Manuel Santos and that he aims to be that candidate.
Zuluaga served as Uribe’s finance minister from 2007 to 2010.
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