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Carlos Veiga
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Prime Minister of Cape Verde
In office
4 April 1991 – 29 July 2000
President António Mascarenhas Monteiro
Preceded by Pedro Pires
Succeeded by Gualberto do Rosário
Personal details
Born
Carlos Alberto Wahnon de Carvalho Veiga

21 October 1949 (1949-10-21) (age 72)
Mindelo, Cape Verde
Political party Movement for Democracy (1990–present)
Alma mater University of Lisbon

Carlos Alberto Wahnon de Carvalho Veiga ( born October 21, 1949) is a Cape Verdean politician. He was Prime Minister of Cape Verde from April 4, 1991 to July 29, 2000.

In the 2001 presidential election, Veiga ran for President of Cape Verde, but lost to Pedro Pires of the African Party for the Independence of Cape Verde (PAICV) in the second round of voting. He ran again for presidency in 2006, but he was defeated again by Pires.

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