In June 2020, Lucena said goodbye to CNE after 14 years at the helm, during which he presided over 18 elections. Author: rebellious youth
Tibisai Lucena, former President of the Electoral Authority of Venezuela between 2006 and 2020, died in Caracas after “her last battle without a truce,” Executive Vice President Delcy Rodriguez said.
On her Twitter account, the Minister of Economy and Finance also noted that this “distinguished daughter of Venezuela” “changed the landscape”, who was a real militant all her life, and now served as the Minister of University Education.
Tibisai Lucena changed the landscape. Distinguished daughter of Venezuela, former president of electoral power and minister of university education. She was a real warrior for life and fought her last battle without a truce. Our condolences to your family and friends Fly high sister! pic.twitter.com/wnt4nhO0l0
— Delcy Rodriguez (@delcyrodriguezv) April 12, 2023
In her message, the Vice President expressed condolences to her family and friends. Fly sister! – he said.
Also on the same social network, President Nicolás Maduro stated that it is with great sadness that we must say goodbye for the last time to the “woman of great battles.”
Chibisai Lucena was a woman of a fiery temper who remained true to her principles and ideals, always defending the just cause of the People. We Venezuelans will always remember her for her honesty and moral strength. pic.twitter.com/higkon9a5I
— Nicolas Maduro (@NicolasMaduro) April 12, 2023
Patriot, defender of democracy and education in our country. My condolences and strength to all his family and friends. God bless her!” he added.
For his part, Foreign Minister Ivan Khil wished “all honor and all glory to Tibisai Lucena. Unsurpassed and full of love. Always forward to victory!
Also, the head of communications and information, Freddie Nanes, wrote on the social network that this woman cultivated loyalty to her country in the line of duty, in protecting institutions and the republican world, in love with national identity.
“We are lucky to have known her. We continue to learn from her. Until Tibisai!” he said.
In June 2020, Lucena said goodbye to CNE after 14 years at the helm, during which he presided over 18 elections.
Since October 19, 2021, she has served as Minister of University Education, in which she led the restoration of the infrastructure of state universities, which in recent years has suffered in the midst of an economic crisis caused by aggressive government measures. USA vs Venezuela.
Source: Juventud Rebelde