Mindelo, Nov 11 (Inforpress) – The Cabo Verdean News Agency, Inforpress, was the most awarded institution at the national sports gala evening, winning the media of the year and journalist of the year awards among the 16 categories distinguished.
These were, in fact, the first categories presented at the ceremony, which had as its stage the Pracinha do Liceu Velho, city of Mindelo, and which began about an hour late but still made up of lively moments, thrilled winners and many prizes.
Among the awards, Inforpress was honored with the media award of the year, a distinction that the chief information officer Dulceneia de Pina has dedicated to house professionals working to bring the news “free and credible every day”. Oldemiro Moreira was awarded the journalist of the year prize, which he shared with journalists and sportsmen, as without them “nothing would be possible”.
In the event, which lasted about two hours, were also distinguished, among about 30 nominees, the coach of the year, who was the Aquilino Fortes, from Atletico Clube do Mindelo, and the best team, won by the women’s beach soccer team.