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Ex-PCA of TCUL was arrested by the Judiciary Police in Portugal

According to the PJ, who acted through the Criminal Information Unit, the detainee is a 57-year-old man who "previously held high office positions in the management of a public transport company in Angola" and is suspected of the practice crimes of money laundering, corruption, embezzlement of state funds and criminal association.

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The detainee, whose identity is not revealed by the Portuguese police, was taken to the Lisbon Court of Appeal - the competent body for examining extradition requests - and will await, in preventive detention, the extradition process.

However, the media said that the former chairman of the Board of Directors of TCUL / Empresa de Transportes Colectivos Urbanos de Luanda, Abel António Cosme, a fugitive from the criminal case "CNC Case", in which he is accused of involvement in alleged embezzlement of public funds as Unicargas manager.