Praia, Mar 4 (Inforpress) – The Constitutional Court (TC) confirmed today that, in fact, José Augusto Fernandes is the president of the legitimate Labour and Solidarity Party (PTS).
Information made available to Radio of Cabo Verde refers that the PTS was registered in the TC in 2000 and the latest changes date from October 15, 2015, appointing José Augusto Fernandes as the president of the party.
With this clarification, the congress of April 2018, which elected Gilson Alves as the new president of PTS, was without effect and lays down the intention of said president to challenge the accepted candidacies with the signature of José Augusto Fernandes as president of PTS.
The party is meeting in congress, in the City of Praia, under the leadership of the vice president, Mário Moniz, since the current president is sick.
The PTS has already announced it will run in six constituencies in the legislative elections of April 18, with “fully restructured” bodies.
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