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  1. 'Finally our story has been told'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Barnstable Patriot

    Just as surely as the tides and sands leave their mark on Cape Cod, so do the lives and cultures of people of color who have lived here since before the European settlers. That's the lesson of "Journeys in the Light: Untold Stories of Cape Cod," a new documentary DVD released by the Zion Union Heritage Museum of Hyannis.


  2. Former Namibian President Pohamba Accepts Leadership PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Voice of America

    "This honor is not for me alone," Pohamba said Friday at a ceremony in Accra, Ghana. "I accept it with a sense of great humility, on behalf of the Namibian people, who entrusted me, through democratic processes, to lead our country as president for two consecutive terms."


  3. Sara Tavares looks back to Lisbon's African rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | The Georgia Straight

    The songs of Lisbon-born and -based artist Sara TavarA s reflect the city's increasingly multicultural identity, with strong communities from lands that until 1974 were colonies of Portugal-such as Cape Verde, off the coast of northwest Africa. Ironically, TavarA s's ability to absorb a wide range of different rhythms and styles to be found in Lisbon today may come down to her family roots in the small and rocky archipelago.


  4. Algeria hit seven as Ghana is among big guns to reach group phase of World Cup qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... Zambia, South Africa and Morocco are also through to the 20-nation group stage, that starts next October. Cape Verde, Congo Brazzaville, Guinea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Uganda, Gabon, Burkina Faso and Libya complete the line-up. Only two ...


  5. Africa's 2018 World Cup hopefuls finalised, Ghana includedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... aggregate, Mali turned around their tie with Botswana, winning 2-0 in Bamako to progress 3-2 on aggregate, while Cape Verde achieved the same feat against Kenya, with a 2-0 win in Praia seeing them take the tie 2-1 on aggregate. The 20 winners ...


  6. Algeria hit seven as African big guns qualifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | West Australian

    ... Zambia, South Africa and Morocco are also through to the 20-nation group stage, that starts next October. Cape Verde, Congo Brazzaville, Guinea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Uganda, Gabon and non-top 20 teams Burkina Faso and Libya complete ...


  7. Ivory Coast, Ghana, Egypt progress in WCup qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    Ivory Coast, Ghana, Egypt, and Cameroon had few problems in progressing to the final round of World Cup qualifying in Africa on Tuesday. Kenya's chaotic trip to Cape Verde involved a player strike, a charter airline which refused to take off, and an unfolding scandal over money.


  8. Wanyama gets refund for travel costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Daily Echo

    As reported recently , the Saints midfielder was left unhappy at having to pay his own travels costs for international games. And, today, in a demonstration of player power, the Harambee Stars players refused to travel to Cape Verde for their second-leg World Cup qualifier unless they were paid back in full.


  9. The Resort Group Breaks Ground on Cape Verde HiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Hotel Business

    Developer The Resort Group has broken ground for the first Hilton Hotel in Cape Verde's capital and largest city, Praia. The developer's CEO, Rob Jarrett, joined Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves and President of Praia City Hall Ulisses Correia e Silva, to mark the beginning of construction of Hilton Praia, which is expected to open in 2018 on Santiago Island, The hotel will offer 201 guestrooms and suites across 15 floors along with extensive meeting and event facilities.


  10. Ghanaian officials arrive for Cape Verde-Kenya World Cup qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 |

    Four Ghanaian match officials have arrived in Praia for Tuesdays 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Cape Verde and Kenya.


  11. Ghanaian officials for Cape Verde-Kenya clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | GhanaWeb

    Ghanaian officials Joseph Lamptey, David Laryea, Ibrahim Adams and Seidu Bomisson have arrived in Praia ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Cape Verde and Kenya on Tuesday. The contingent touched down in the capital on Friday night for the big game at the Estadio da Varzea.


  12. Nabucco can keep up his winning streak on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | Sporting Life

    CHELTENHAM: 1.00 Maputo, 1.35 Fox Norton, 2.10 Sprinter Sacre, 2.40 NABUCCO , 3.15 Towering, 3.50 Ballyandy. CORK: 12.55 Bleu Et Rouge, 1.25 Bellshill, 2.00 Balofilo, 2.30 Damut, 3.05 Killeena House, 3.40 Kalico Kalista, 4.10 Danali.


  13. Wanyama and Mane prepare for World Cup actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Daily Echo

    VICTOR Wanyama has warned his Kenyan team-mates to be alert to the dangers that Cape Verde pose when they go head-to-head for a place in the group stages of the 2018 African World Cup qualifiers. Wanyama and the Harambee Stars take on Cape Verde in the first leg of their second round qualifier tomorrow afternoon in Nairobi before travelling to Praia for the second match on Monday.


  14. Navy destroyer McFaul makes visit to Cape Verde, hosts U.S. ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The U.S. ambassador to Cape Verde visited the guided-missile destroyer McFaul while it was in the country on a scheduled port visit. The Navy said the Norfolk-based ship arrived in the west African nation on Thursday to receive fuel and supplies.


  15. Cape Verdean Governance, Risk and Compliance Insurance Market 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | SBWire

    Synopsis Timetric's 'Governance, Risk and Compliance - The Cape Verdean Insurance Industry' report is the result of extensive research into the insurance regulatory framework in Cape Verde. It provides detailed analysis of the insurance regulations for life, property, motor, liability, personal accident and health, and marine, aviation and transit insurance.


  16. Governor expands diversity program for businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 |

    Republican Governor Charlie Baker, who was elected a year ago after a campaign that emphasized his political moderation and his outreach to people of color, on Tuesday announced an expansion of a program that helps businesses owned by minorities, women, and veterans gain better access to a portion of an estimated $4 billion a year the state spends buying goods and services. The changes are expected, in future years, to aid state vendors that contract with businesses certified as being owned by people with disabilities, or lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender people.


  17. Several PH ambassadors given add'l jurisdictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | ABS-CBN News

    Among those given additional area assignments are Ambassador Joseph Gerad B. Angeles, who will handle Republic of Madagascar and Republic of Mauritius, in addition to South Africa. Ambassador Philippe Jones Lhuillier, in addition to Portugal, will also cover Republic of Cape Verde, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe, and the Republic of Angola.


  18. 10 Most Advanced Countries in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 26 | Insider Monkey

    ... more countries with medium HDI, to make our list of the 10 most advanced countries in Africa. The Republic of Cape Verde is located in the Atlantic Ocean, it is an archipelago of 10 islands and 8 islets. It is recognized as a developing country ...


  19. Cape Verde's Jaasiel San a aims high with Berklee showRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2015 |

    ... helped land him promoter contacts and gigs. Expanding his regular band to a large ensemble with top guests from Cape Verde, he plays his biggest showcase at the Berklee Performance Center. Though Sana never studied music at school - his university ...


  20. Chan Centre to Present Portugal's Innovative Voices in Double BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 |

    ... and laid the foundation for her distinctive sound. Also essential to her musical upbringing were the sounds of Cape Verde: morna, a folk style characterized by haunting melodies, and its close relative, coladeira, similar in tone with an accelerated ...