Celestino Rocha da Costa

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Celestino Rocha da Costa
Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe
In office
8 January 1988 – 7 February 1991
President Manuel Pinto da Costa
Preceded by Miguel Trovoada
Succeeded by Daniel Daio
Personal details
Born 25 September 1938
Overseas Province of São Tomé and Príncipe, Portugal
Died 23 December 2010 (aged 72)
Political party Movement for the Liberation of São Tomé and Príncipe

Celestino Rocha da Costa (25 September 1938 – 23 December 2010)[1] was a prime minister of São Tomé and Príncipe.[2] He held the post from 8 January 1988 to 7 February 1991.[3][4] He was the last head of a single party Movement for the Liberation of São Tomé and Príncipe (MLSTP) government.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Morreu o ex-primeiro ministro Celestino Rocha da Costa (in Portuguese)
  2. ^ "Sao Tome Accuses Ex-premier Of Embezzling Millions Of Dollars". Daily News. 28 August 1991. Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
  3. ^ Dieter Nohlen; Michael Krennerich; Bernhard Thibaut (1999). Elections in Africa: a data handbook. Oxford University Press. p. 751. ISBN 978-0-19-829645-4. Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
  4. ^ John Stewart (2006). African states and rulers. McFarland & Co. p. 196. ISBN 978-0-7864-2562-4. Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
Preceded by
Post Abolished
Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe
Succeeded by
Daniel Lima dos Santos Daio

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