AJOC denounces “attempt to control media” by the Government and asks for ARC positioning

Praia, Mar 24 (Inforpress) – The direction of AJOC requested on Monday to the Regulatory Authority for Social Communication (ARC) a position “as a matter of urgency” in relation to the Government statement on “attempt to control” media announced Sunday in a statement. The Journalist Association of Cabo Verde (AJOC) considers that, by threatening with […]

Covid-19: Cabo Verdean in the Netherlands launches “Mi é Cabo Verde” campaign

Praia, 24 Mar (Inforpress) – A Cabo Verdean resident in the Netherlands Margarida Mendes launched a fundraising campaign “Mi é Cabo Verde” (I’m Cabo Verde), in partnership with the Cabo Verde Red Cross, to support the country in the fight against Covid-19. The campaign, which is taking place on the “GoFundMe” website, according to the […]

Covid-19 / Brava: City Hall closes all sports and multipurpose spaces

Nova Sintra, Mar 24 (Inforpress) – The City Hall of Brava announced this Monday the closure of all sports and multipurpose municipal spaces, due to the outbreak of the new coronavirus (Covid-19), declared by the WHO as being a world pandemic. In a statement, the City Hall explains that these spaces will remain closed for […]

Covid-19: Returned Cabo Verdeans will be quarantined in Sal Island

Praia, Mar 23 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verde Airlines (CVA) will carry out, as of Monday, 23th, repatriation flights of Cabo Verdeans in Portugal, who should be quarantined in Sal Island. One of the passengers contacted by the CVA on Sunday afternoon told Inforpress that he had received indications that Monday’s flight will take place at […]

Brava: Cachaço people concerned about water scarcity

Nova Sintra, Mar 23 (Inforpress) – The Cachaço people expressed to be “revolted” with the Águabrava Intermunicipal Company, which “has not been providing water for two weeks” to residents, causing “serious consequences”. According to community spokesperson Eugenia Pereira “Djiny”, all residents have been “at the taps day and night” for about two weeks to see […]