WATCH: Nayib Bukele declares victory as new Salvadoran president

2019-02-04 18:03

Nayib Bukele, the popular former mayor of San Salvador, claimed victory on Sunday in the Central American country's presidential elections.

"At this moment we can announce with total certainty that we have won the presidency," the 37-year-old Bukele told supporters.

Leftist candidate Hugo Martinez, who came in third place according to preliminary results, recognised Bukele's win.

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