Voters head to polls in Colombian election

By Julia Symmes Cobb
Updated May 29 2022 - 5:41am, first published 5:19am
Gustavo Petro (R) and Federico Gutierrez are the frontunners in Colombia's presidential election.

Colombians voters will choose a new president from among a former rebel promising generous social programs, a centre-right candidate warning against a leftist economic model and an eccentric business magnate.