HIGGINS WILL BE GREAT PRESIDENT – McGUINNESS

first_imgMARTIN McGUINNESS was the Co Donegal choice for President and tonight he has paid tribute to the man who won the national poll – veteran socialist Michael D Higgins.And our picture shows that away from the heat of politics, Fine Gael’s Gay Mitchell is capable of having a chat with political enemies…like Mr McGuinness.Tonight the Derryman said: “It’s been a real privilege and honour for me to stand for the presidency of my country.” “Michael D will be a very fine President … I have every confidence that he will one of Ireland’s finest Presidents.”Mr Higgins, who won more than 1m votes, thanked the people of Ireland, the Labour Party and the Independent Oireachtas members who supported him.He said that he and his family were ready for the challenge of the Presidency and would “give it everything”.HIGGINS WILL BE GREAT PRESIDENT – McGUINNESS was last modified: October 30th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:martin mcguinnessmicheal d higginslast_img

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