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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:54 - Updated Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:53

Angop journalist dies in Huíla province

Lubango - The journalist of the Angola Press Agency (ANGOP), José Domingos de Asunção Krithinas, aged 43, died on Thursday morning at the Lubango Central Hospital "António Agostinho Neto ", southern Huíla province, where he was hospitalized four days ago, with respiratory complications.

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Journalist José Krithinas

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Admitted to the Angop staff in the year 2000 at Angop Provincial Delegation in Huíla, José Krithinas was one of the most productive and competent professionals of Angop, virtues that led him to be nominated for coverage of major events such as "Afrobasket/2007", "CAN/2008 Handball "," Football CAN 2010 "and World Cup of Roller Hockey/2013 in Namibe.

As a journalist, he also benefited from a number of courses, especially a one-year English course in 2008, in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Born on 16 November in 1974 in Malanje province, Krithinas is survided by a widow and four children. Until the date of his death, he was a member of the MPLA Specialty Committee of Journalists and member of the board of the Provincial Athletics Association. He has also been a member of the managing board of Benfica do Lubango club.

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