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Attorney General Office rules out professional motivation behind employee's death

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:39 - Politics

Luanda - The Attorney General Office (PGR) ruled out the presumption that an eventual persecution due to professional duties is the reason behind the death of its employee Lucas Chivukuvuku.

  • deputy Attorney General, Mota Liz (file)

Speaking in a press conference on Wednesday the deputy Attorney General, Mota Liz, said the referred employee had a traumatic death.

Quoting the autopsy report, the magistrate said it was a violent death caused by a severe head injury, being the direct cause of the death an injury in the vital nerve centre.   

“Nevertheless,  we prefer to affirm that it is a death that needs to be investigated more”, said justice official.

Meanwhile, the National Police (PN) denied, through press note, the allegations that Lucas Chivukuvuku was a victim of murder and explained that he died following a car accident.