Minister of Finance hopes to continue to count on the support of the international community to achieve sustainable development goals

Praia, Jul 13  (Inforpress) – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Olavo Correia, said he hopes to continue to count on the support of the international community to achieve sustainable development goals, eliminating poverty and social inequalities. Olavo Correia made this statement Monday on the sidelines of the presentation of the Cabo Verde National […]

COVID-19: Around 30% of Cabo Verdeans are vaccinated with the first dose – Director

Praia, Jul 13  (Inforpress) – More than 106.000 Cabo Verdeans have received the first dose of the vaccine against COVID-19, representing 28.8 percent (%) of the adult population in Cabo Verde, revealed the  National Director of Health, Jorge Noel Barreto. The announcement was made this Monday afternoon, at the usual press conference of the Ministry […]

President of the Court of Auditors complains of lack of staff to meet the demands

Praia, Jul 13 (Inforpress) – The president of the Court of Auditors (TC), João da Cruz Silva, stated Monday that the institution he heads faces the lack of staff auditors to meet the demand. “At the moment, we have a small number of editors [37 active official] for more than 400 entities using public money,” […]

São Vicente: Mayor threatens to take off portfolios to councillors

Mindelo, Jul 13  (Inforpress) – The mayor of São Vicente, Augusto Neves, threatened to take off the portfolios and times to the councillors, elected by the other parties, justifying such a decision with the “lack of confidence with the councillors”. Augusto Neves was speaking Monday at a press conference in reaction to the position announced […]

Government to set up Guarantee Fund for Agriculture under POSER programme

Praia, Jul 13 (Inforpress) – The Secretary of State for the Agrarian Economy announced the creation of a Guarantee Fund for Agriculture under the Rural Socio-Economic Opportunities Promotion Programme (POSER), aiming to leverage projects to address the rainy season. The guarantee was given by Miguel da Moura, Monday at a press conference in Praia, to […]