Boxing: Cabo Verdean boxer wins WBA World Champion

Praia, Nov 9 (Inforpress) – Boxer Kali Reis, a descendant of Cabo Verdeans, was crowned Friday, the 6th, world champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) in the Women’s Super Lightweight. The athlete, known as “KO Mequinonoag”, defeated Canada’s opponent, Kandi Wyatt, by unanimous decision in ten rounds (10-2, 3 KO’s), in the match took […]

President of the Republic of Cabo Verde receives invitation to visit Guinea-Bissau

Praia, Nov 9 (Inforpress) – The President of the Republic of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, received this Friday through the ambassador of Guinea-Bissau in the archipelago, Mbála Alfredo Fernandes, an invitation from his counterpart Bissau-Guinean Umaro Sissoco Embaló to visit that country. “I came here to bring a message of your excellence President of […]

Fogo: Recognition of Fogo and Maio as biosphere reserves contribute to promote sustainable development – Vitó Project

São Filipe, Oct 29 (Inforpress) – The association for conservation and sustainable use of resources, Vitó Project, considers that the biosphere reserve seal will contribute to the sustainable development of the islands of Fogo and Maio. The executive director of this non-governmental organization (NGO), Herculano Dinis, stated that the Vitó Project, which was one of […]

Cabo Verde holds executive vice-presidency of the African Volleyball Confederation

Praia, Oct 29 (Inforpress) – The president of the Cabo Verdean Volleyball Federation (FCV), António Rodrigues, is the new executive vice president of the African Volleyball Confederation (CAV) in an election took place in Egypt, with 54 % of votes on the list led by Bouchra, from Morocco. António Rodrigues is delighted with this election […]

Vice-PM wants CPLP countries to share their experiences in the field of e-governance

Praia, Oct 29 (Inforpress) – The Deputy Prime Minister, Olavo Correia, wanted CPLP countries to “share experiences, resources and knowledge” in the field of electronic governance, in order to ensure technologies are at the service of people. “We came to the conclusion that what is at stake is governments increasingly at the service of people […]