23 March 2012
PDHJ identifies 14 public officials join last political campaign
Independente, March 22, 2012 language source: Tetun - The Timorese Human Rights and Justice Ombudsmen (PDHJ) identified that there were 14 public officials who found to join the last political campaign of the president candidates.
Acting Ombudsmen, Rui Pereira dos Santos affirmed that the total public officials who joined the political campaign of the president candidate Jose Luis Guterres were eight people and who joined the political campaign of Fernando “Lasama” de Araujo were six people or officials. They also identified that there were some MP used cars of the Parliament for joining the political campaign of the president candidate Taur Matan Ruak but the number of cars was not clear.
“This is provisory result from our observation during the period of the political campaign of the president candidates.” “We could not mention or publish name of those public officials who joined the political campaign, because we have to confirm it with the Public Service Commission (KFP) and will publish the name after the confirmation,” dos Santos said. He added that they would submit the referred cased to the competent Ministry and KFP to take the necessary action or processed it legally.