Vaccination deadline for people over 45 years extended until 14 June

Praia, Jun 8  (Inforpress) – The national director of Health announced Monday the registration deadline for vaccination of people over 45 years has been extended until June 14. Jorge Noel Barreto provide this information during the press conference, when he took stock of the epidemiological situation in Cabo Verde, saying that so far 28.881 people […]

Presidential: Fernando Rocha Delgado announces candidacy for the Presidency of the Republic

Ribeira Grande, Jun 8  (Inforpress) – The naval engineer and master in maritime law and international trade, Fernando Rocha Delgado presented today, in Figueiral da Ribeira Grande, his candidacy for the Presidency of the Republic promising, if elected, to serve country and ensure national stability. Fighting for  national balance in all social classes and in […]

Government bets on the refurbishment of the Cidade Velha Cathedral

Praia, Jun 8  (Inforpress) – The Government announced the refurbishment of the Cathedral, an investment of five/six million euros will be mobilized to draft this project which combines the preservation of the historical heritage and the future of Cidade Velha. “It’s a viable project, absolutely. If we don’t think about this idea, it’s never going […]

Athlete Marilson Semedo is the tenth ranked in the world Discus Throw

Praia, Jun 8  (Inforpress)–  Cabo Verdean international Paralympic athlete  Marilson Semedo, african gold medallist in the Discus Throw, occupies the tenth place in the world Discus Throw ranking, according to the latest update of the World  Para  Athletics  Ranking. According to information from this world paralympic body, with the mark of 36:39 reached on March […]

COVID-19: France intends to continue to bring support to Cabo Verdean people – ambassador

Praia, Jun 7 (Inforpress) – The French ambassador to Cabo Verde today assured his country intends to continue to bring “concrete support” to Cabo Verdean people, in order to contribute to speed out the vaccination campaign in the archipelago. “France, like other countries, has secured its contribution, especially through the European Union, in which it […]

ERIS advocates urgent need to promote and facilitate food safety actions

Praia, Jun 7 (Inforpress) – The Independent Health Regulatory Authority (ERIS) today defended, in Praia, the “urgent” need to promote and facilitate food safety actions, but with the involvement of all economic operators. The idea was expressed by the executive administrator for the ERIS food sector, Patricia Miranda Alfama, this morning, moments before presiding over […]

Handball/Women: National team is already in Cameroon preparing debut at CAN’2021

Praia, Jun 7 (Inforpress) – The Women’s senior handball team of Cabo Verde is already in Cameroon where it will participate in the 24th African Cup of Nations, CAN 2021. The national team delegation, which left Sunday, the 6th, from Cabo Verde made a stopover in Senegal, and then in Abidjan (Ivory Coast), before traveling […]

Startup Challenge Contest: 73% of those selected from the 3rd edition are female

Praia, Jun 7  (Inforpress) – The third edition of the Startup Challenge Contest,  promoted by the Employment,  Employability and Insertion Support Program,  Jov@Emprego and  the Business  Incubation  Center  (BIC), has 73% of female selected, as a statement from the organization. According to the same source, the presentation of this third edition of the Startup Challenge […]

Mayor welcomes reopening of the Cidade Velha Tourist Itinerary

Praia, Jun 7  (Inforpress) – The mayor of Ribeira Grande de Santiago, Nelson Moreira, welcomed the reopening of the  Cidade Velha Tourist Itinerary, whose ceremony is scheduled for this Monday. “I see with good eyes the plan to reopen [the  Cidade Velha Tourist Itinerary], because the enclosed space does not give the economy a boost […]