Government refutes accusations by the mayor of Mosteiros about local work

Praia, Oct 20 (Inforpress) – The Government refuted accusations made by the Mayor of Mosteiros, Fernandinho Teixeira, about municipal works, ensuring that in the last four years, the Executive has invested in infrastructure in that municipality, a total of 360 million escudos. The reaction came from the Ministry of Tourism and Transport, through the manager […]

Government is providing a quality service to emigrant communities – MNE Luís Tavares

Praia, Oct 20 (Inforpress) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communities, Luís Filipe Tavares, said Monday that the Government is providing a quality service to the emigrant community, pointing out they have already helped to legalize more than 20 thousand Cabo Verdeans. The minister made these and other statements at a press conference, after […]

São Vicente: Más Soncent movement denounces destruction of election propaganda material including theft of billboards

Mindelo, Oct 20 (Inforpress) – The Más Soncent Movement representative, Luís Rodrigues, on Monday denounced the vandalising of movement’s  propaganda posted in different areas of the island, including the theft of two “billboards”. At a press conference in Mindelo, Rodrigues pointed out that two stolen billboards were posted in Laginha and Monte Sossego. On the […]

North Santiago: Drivers demonstrate and ask for full capacity and reduced fees

Assomada, Oct 20 (Inforpress) – The majority of drivers from the countryside of Santiago island demonstrated today in front of the bus terminal and paraded through the main streets of the city of Assomada to ask for a full capacity of 15 seats and reduced fees. The drivers of hiace and other vehicles (Hilux) from […]

COVID-19: Ministry of Health calls for greater care of people towards the elderly

Praia, Oct 6 (Inforpress) – The director of the Department of Prevention and Control of Diseases from the Ministry of Health, Jorge Barreto, Monday called for greater care, especially in dealing with the elderly, in order to prevent them to be infected with COVID-19. “We have noted that older people die the most. We think […]