Following the announcement for his candidacy for Izmir mayoral elections as the CHP candidate, Seferihisar Mayor Tunç Soyer made his first formal visit to Aziz Kocaoğlu, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor.
Soyer’s candidacy was announced on Sunday, 27th January, 2019 at the CHP Headquarters in Ankara. Following the formal announcement, Soyer and his wife visited Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu in his office. After the visit, Tunç Soyer noted the highlights of their conversation: “Mr. Kocaoğlu has been acting as Izmir Mayor for 15 years. His experiences and knowledge on this city will always guide us in our accomplishments. His support for our campaign has the utmost importance. I kindly requested him not to withhold from supporting us and he delightfully accepted to work in collaboration. I appreciate his approach in this matter.”
After the visit to the office, Mayor Tunç Soyer visited Zübeyde Hanım’s tomb, the mother of Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. He also commemorated the former Izmir Mayor Ahmet Piriştina visiting his grave.
Will Go to Eskişehir and Istanbul
CHP Izmir Metropolitan Mayoral candidate Tunç Soyer will visit Eskişehir on Wednesday 30th January to meet Eskişehir Mayor Yılmaz Büyükerşen. After this meeting, Mayor Soyer will proceed to Istanbul to have a meeting with CHP Istanbul Metropolitan Mayoral candidate Ekrem İmamoğlu in Esenyurt at 17.30.