In accordance with paragraph 5 (f) of its Guidelines, the Committee established pursuant to resolution 2048 (2012) concerning Guinea-Bissau, makes accessible a narrative summary of reasons for the listing for individuals, groups, undertakings and entities included in its sanctions list.
Nhate was listed on 18 Jul. 2012 pursuant to paragraph 4 of resolution 2048 (2012) as “Member of the "Military Command" which has assumed responsibility for the coup d'état of 12 April 2012. A loyal ally of António Injai, Lt.Col. Júlio Nhate has the material responsibility for the 12 April 2012 coup, having conducted the military operation.”