Maryna Poroshenko, the wife of the fifth President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is going to run for Kyiv city council. She will be No.1 in the list of European Solidarity party during the elections that are slated for October 26.
This was mentioned during the party's presentation of candidates, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
"I'd like to put it this way: I don't feel like politician; first of all, I'm a citizen of my country, which I love very much. And I care what is going to happen to Ukraine, and how our capital will develop", Mrs Poroshenko said.
Maryna Poroshenko is a doctor, expert in cardiology. She chairs the Council of the Petro Poroshenko Charity Foundation. In 2018-2019, she led the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation.