|Foto : Christian Wulff (AP)|
Announcement of his resignation was related to the morning, German time at Bellevue Castle, in his official residence.
Previous 52-year-old president reportedly turned his attention to the scandal, who said he had received financial assistance from a businessman. In fact, the aid was long before he served as President of Germany.
In his resignation announcement that Wulff said Germany needs a president who not only has the confidence of the majority political circles, but also the confidence of the majority of the German people.
"For that reason I feel unworthy of longer serving as President," Wulff said Friday as quoted by the Global Post, (17.02.2012).
After the scandal broke him in recent weeks, confidence in the German people against Wulff went down drastically.
Wulff simmering scandal, even German Chancellor Angela Merkel made an ally Wuff cancel his trip to Italy.
Meanwhile, Horst Seehofer of the Christian Social Union Party (CSU) will replace Wulff as President of Germany.
Meanwhile, the local prosecutor also has filed a request to the German Parliament to repeal impunity (immunity) Wulff, long before he announced his resignation.
Throughout the history of Germany, the demand for an investigation into the president is a thing that has never happened before.
Impunity Wulff will Withdrawn
German prosecutor's office and various local circles urged the repeal impunity (immunity) German President Christian Wulff.
The pressure was mounting after Wulff resigned from his position as President of Germany, who tripped cases funding from local businesses.
As Global Post reported Friday (17/02/2012). German prosecutor's office had requested the lifting of immunity well before Wulff resigned his position.
Throughout the history of Germany, the demand for an investigation into the president is a thing that has never happened before. Revocation of immunity will facilitate the investigation of the Wulff.