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Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:43 - Updated Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:42

Angolan Red Cross gets new chairperson

Luanda - Angolan jurist Alfredo Elavoco Pinto was elected Friday chairman of the Red Cross of Angola (CVA), with 47 votes.

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Bebiana de Almeida, candidate for CVA chairperson

Photo: Lino Guimaraes

New CVA chairperson, Alfredo Elavoco Pinto

Photo: Pedro Parente

This was during the 4th Renewal Mandates Assembly of the Organization, held from 23 in Luanda.

Also run for the position were Bibiana de Almeida, with 24 votes and Carlos Gourgel (06).

The Assembly, which gathered 120 delegates, was opened by the Vice-President of the Republic, Bornito de Sousa.

Alfredo Elavoco Pinto, 47, is a Health Ministry’s employee  and member of the Angolan Red Cross (CVA), created on March 16, 1978.

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