Praia, Oct 9 (Inforpress) – The Minister of Economy and Employment, José Gonçalves, who has the responsibility of Tourism area, ordered an inquiry to the organization of the 1st Gala Cabo Verde Tourism Awards, an event that aimed to reward the best in the sector at national level.
According to a statement sent to Inforpress by the Office of Communication and Image of the Government, the object of the inquiry is the contracting of the organization of the event and the execution of the expenses ordered by the Director General of Tourism and Transport in order to determine irregularities and liability.
The 1st Cabo Verde Tourism Awards took place on the island of Sal on September 30 and was conducted by the Directorate-General for Tourism in partnership with the Independent Television of Cabo Verde (TIVER).
Moments earlier, another press release from the same source reported on the resignation of Carlos Jorge dos Anjos, Director General of Tourism and Transport, for personal reason.
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