Nursultan Nazarbayev has led the country since 1990.The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has announced about the resignation. He said this in address to the nation on Tuesday, March 19, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent. “I made the decision to stop his powers as President”, – said Nazarbayev. “We all did together, the people of Kazakhstan. You supported me in all elections. It’s a joy to be a President of a country. I have served you faithfully. Thanks to you I became President,” – said the President. To perform the duties of the President until the election of the President will be the speaker of the Senate Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Jomar.
Nazarbayev has led Kazakhstan since 1990 and in 2015 he was re-elected for a fifth term.