Praia, Jun 24 (Inforpress) – The Minister of Sport, Carlos Monteiro, announced Wednesday, in the city of Praia, the Government will create a platform to publish all State support to athletes, clubs and associations.
The announcement was made in statements to the journalist, after a visit made to the National Anti-Doping Organization of Cabo Verde (ONAD-CV), when rule by Inforpress to comment on the cases of athletes Gracelino Barbosa and Nick Barros, who claim, from the Government, prizes for the medals won.
The idea, according to the minister, is to contribute for “more pacifying” and “less controversial” climate and to make Cabo Verdean society have information about the support granted by the State to athletes, associations or federations.
The ruler also recalled that, in addition to sports institutions, public companies sponsor athletes, a fact demonstrates that “almost all federations have access to public money”
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