Praia, Nov 17 (Inforpress) – The new Ombudsman spoke Monday he is truly determined to fulfill this “noble mission” with “competence, power and efficiency” in responding to citizens’ demands and ensuring that public authorities respect the fundamental citizens rights.
José Carlos Delgado left this challenge during the inauguration ceremony, of this independent body, auxiliary to the political power, elected by the National Assembly and whose essential task is to defend and promote the rights, freedom and guarantees and legitimate interests of citizens.
To this end, he promised to be closer and closer to the citizens, in order to fulfill one of this body purposes, within the framework of its usefulness and effectiveness, and asks for the collaboration of all, aiming to be able to exercise its functions based on complaints submitted by citizens, either individually or collectively.
Responses in due time and in line with the expectations of the citizens is the challenge that José Carlos Delgado admitted to having for the present, so he expressed his intention to be able to count on the collaboration of the sovereign bodies, especially the Parliament and Government, but also with public administration, in order to safeguard the citizens rights and the good conduct of the administration and the common good.
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