A Day At Sea – Wildlife Encounters

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde

African Rivals Set for Group-Stage Challenge

[CAF] For the 20 remaining teams in the CAF qualifying campaign, the journey to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia(TM) begins in earnest this week as they play their first games in the group stage. With only the five group winners earning the right to repr…

[CAF] For the 20 remaining teams in the CAF qualifying campaign, the journey to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia(TM) begins in earnest this week as they play their first games in the group stage. With only the five group winners earning the right to represent the continent, the stakes are high from the off as every team knows that a loss in the first game sees them having to make up ground.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde

Gomes – Cape Verde Islands Will Fight All the Way

[CAF] One of Africa’s smaller nations, Cape Verde Islands has a population of a little more than half a million, while its largely rocky terrain is not very conducive to football. The island country gained independence from Portugal in 1975, though str…

[CAF] One of Africa's smaller nations, Cape Verde Islands has a population of a little more than half a million, while its largely rocky terrain is not very conducive to football. The island country gained independence from Portugal in 1975, though strong ties still exist, with most of the national team playing their club football there, among Ricardo Gomes, who runs out for Nacional Madeira.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde

PAIGC Leader Stresses MPLA President Reference in Unity, Cohesion

[ANGOP] Luanda -The leader of the African Party for Independence of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC), Domingos Simões Pereira, considered the president of MPLA, José Eduardo dos Santos, as a reference in the promotion of unity and cohesion, which certainly can be a positive factor of his country’s political authorities.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The leader of the African Party for Independence of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC), Domingos Simões Pereira, considered the president of MPLA, José Eduardo dos Santos, as a reference in the promotion of unity and cohesion, which certainly can be a positive factor of his country's political authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde