Cape Verde Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Looking Back: The 1943 showdown between the Hoboes and Indies was one ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Fans were giving away anywhere from eight-to-15 points in order to place a wager on the Hoboes. But when the final buzzer signaled the end of the game, the Indies had sold themselves to the fans.

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  2. Africa: Why Ibrahim Leadership Prize Was Not AwardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... used the Prize to set up an Institute for Leadership to give young leaders the capability to drive development in Cape Verde and across Africa. The 2008 Laureate President Mogae has brought high-profile African figures including the 2007 Laureate ...

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  3. Group Again Chooses Not to Give $5M African Leadership AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... in a statement. Previous prize winners were Presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia in 2014, Pedro Pires of Cape Verde in 2011, Festus Mogae of Botswana in 2008 and Joaquim Chissano of Mozambique in 2007. Nelson Mandela was named the inaugural ...

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  4. No $5 Million African Leadership Award This Year, Group SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | News Max

    ... said in a statement. Previous prize winners are presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia in 2014, Pedro Pires of Cape Verde in 2011, Festus Mogae of Botswana in 2008 and Joaquim Chissano of Mozambique in 2007. Nelson Mandela was named the inaugural ...

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  5. Mitu Monteiro completes a 460-mile circumnavigation of Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Surfing News

    ... by the trade winds and attracts thousands of kiteboarders and windsurfers from all over the world, every year. Cape Verde is 354 miles away from the closest land mass, and water is all around. For the Cape Verdean Kite Crossing, Mitu Monteiro took ...

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  6. Phillips in Washington DC for global leadership forumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... development challenges.a Z Other presenters for this session are: Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cape Verde, Christina Duarte; Deputy Director General for Committees' Affairs and Head of Public Policies of the Republic of Iraq, Ahmed Muhsin ...

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  7. Africa: Africa Confused, Conflicted Over Drug ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... consensus". The Special Session in New York saw more 20 African countries (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, South Africa, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda and ...

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  8. .com | Zika cases under control on Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | News24

    The only African cases of the Zika virus strain linked to surging cases of neurological disorders and birth defects are under control on Cape Verde, the Atlantic island's health chief has said. The World Health Organization on Friday announced that the Zika virus strain circulating in Cape Verde had been shown to be the same as the one behind an explosion of cases in the Americas.

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  9. African Zika cases under control on Cape Verde... Praia, Cape Verde:...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Praia, Cape Verde: The only African cases of the Zika virus strain linked to surging cases of neurological disorders and birth defects are under control on Cape Verde, the Atlantic island's health chief has said. The World Health Organization on Friday announced that the Zika virus strain circulating in Cape Verde had been shown to be the same as the one behind an explosion of cases in the Americas.

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  10. Mindelo, Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    ... Send us your news Cars Traffic & travel Business Directory Property Dating Desktop site And, having visited the Cape Verde islands for the first time I have no hesitation in adding them to my global list of attractions. It was the lure of setting ...

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  11. Epsom Derby 2016: What do the trials and betting markets tell us about this year's Classic?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    No filly has run in the Investec Derby since 1998 and it is exactly 100 years since a filly last won the race, but could that be about to change a Century on? The Aidan O'Brien-trained Minding is being tipped to become only the seventh filly to win the race at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 4 in a year which is regarded by many pundits as having no outstanding contender. Cape Verdi was the last filly to run in the Derby in 1998 after winning that year's 1000 Guineas, but could only finish ninth despite setting off as 11/4 favourite.

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  12. Exploring Africa's favourite beers, and why it mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    ... the market share with two of their brands in particular, "33 export" and "Castel" . The favourite beer in Cape Verde is the local Strela beer . Production started in 2006 and it is already being exported to the Gambia and has its sights set on US ...

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  13. Paradise islands of Cape Verde will capture your heart hook, line and sinkerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Paul Henderson is charmed by the West African island chain which is an amazing destination regardless of its 'new Caribbean' comparisons Before flying to Cape Verde we were being told it's the new Caribbean. To be honest, we had some serious doubts.

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  14. Cape Verde Official: Police nab suspect in slaying of 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Soldier, 22-year-old Manuel Antonio Silva Ribeiro, suspected of killing 11 people, kneels on the ground, after he was captured by Cape Verde police, rear, in the capital, Praia, on Santiago island, Cape Verde Islands, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. The suspect was arrested Wednesday after a 24-hour manhunt, spokeswoman Edna Pinto told The Associated Press by telephone.

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  15. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff Taps for the last of a true band of brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Boston.com

    Five M14 rifles pointed toward a brilliant Cape Cod sky Friday morning, their three volleys shattering the silence before a lone Army bugler sounded "Taps" on the lush lawn of the Massachusetts National Cemetery. Private First Class Nicholas Pina had come home, the last of six brothers from Marion who served in World War II and are now buried here.

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  16. Cape Verde: Disgruntled soldier suspected of killing 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A disgruntled soldier is suspected of gunning down eight other soldiers and three civilians Tuesday at a military barracks in Cape Verde, the West African country's government said. The suspected soldier is missing but there are "strong indications" he was behind the slayings, the former Portuguese colony's government said in a statement on its website.

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  17. Cape Verde arrests soldier suspected of killing elevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The China Post

    A young soldier suspected of shooting dead 11 people, including eight of his fellow troops, at a telecommunications center in Cape Verde was arrested on Wednesday, the government said. The 23-year-old was captured in the early afternoon in the archipelago's capital Praia, media said.

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  18. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... footage of people fleeing the area as police and ambulances rushed to the scene. LISBON, Portugal -- Police in Cape Verde captured a soldier suspected of killing 11 people at a military barracks in the West African archipelago nation, an official at ...

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  19. Cape Verde: Soldier Arrested Over Barracks MassacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The authorities in Cape Verde have tracked down a young soldier suspected of a deadly shooting spree at a military barracks. The suspect was captured while trying to steal a taxi, according to the local media.

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  20. Cape Verde police 'catch shooting suspect'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Police in Cape Verde have captured a soldier suspected of killing 11 people at a military barracks in the West African island nation, an official at Cape Verde's Defence Ministry said. The suspect was arrested on Wednesday after a 24-hour manhunt, spokeswoman Edna Pinto told The Associated Press by telephone.

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