BBC News | 5/11/2010 12:00:00 AM
Colombia presidential hopeful chains himself to statue
May 11--A Colombian presidential candidate has chained himself to a statue in Bogota, to protest against what he says is biased media coverage of his campaign.
Mr Devia, the candidate for the Voice of Conscious Movement, says that he is being ignored by the media in a "moribund democracy".
Opinion polls suggest that Mr Devia is backed by less than 1% of the voters.
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