Portuguese businessman found dead in Maputo

Portuguese businessman found dead in Maputo

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A Portuguese businessman was found dead on Sunday near Maputo, after being kidnapped and the ransom was paid, said the Secretary of State for Communities, José Luís Carneiro.

According to the information that was given to Lusa, the victim was a 50-year-old entrepreneur, who had been in Mozambique for eight years and provided support to the civil construction sectors.

"After being abducted, and the ransom paid, he was found dead today at the end of the afternoon," José Luís Carneiro added, who emphasized that this is "a serious case, involving a death, close to Maputo."

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