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Brava: City Hall announces municipal project to reduce dog population on the street by 2020

Nova Sintra, Jan 17 (Inforpress) – Domingas Coelho, the councilwoman responsible for the Sanitation area of ​​Brava, told Inforpress that the City Hall will be preparing a project to build a kennel and reduce the dog population in and out of the street. Domingas Coelho was speaking to Inforpress about complaints from the population and …

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Government wants closer relationship with City Halls in managing seafronts

Praia, Jan 17 (Inforpress) – The Ministry of Maritime Economy wants a closer relationship with City Halls in managing seafronts, and a strategic plan is being prepared to improve this joint management. This information was released by the new Minister of Maritime Economy, Paulo Veiga, who Thursday held a meeting with the mayor of Praia, …

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Santo Antao: Alleviation of the effects of another bad agricultural year focuses attention of the City Halls in 2020 – Mayors

Porto Novo, Jan 9 (Inforpresss) – Santo Antão faces the third consecutive year of drought and, being an island of agricultural vocation, the “effort” of the City Halls, this year, will be channeled to reach the populations affected for another subsequent bad agricultural year. Municipalities, according to Mayor Orlando Delgado, thanks to the partnership with …

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Government decreed water emergency and proposes good water management measures

Praia, Jan 8 (Inforpress) – The Government has decreed a water emergency in the national territory, alleging extreme scarcity of rain in recent years, bringing direct impacts on health, agriculture and economy. According to the Official Gazette (BO) of January 7, the Government informs that this measure is taken considering the circumstances that the country …

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Porto Novo: Fishermen unable to proceed to sea say they face “tough days”

Porto Novo, Jan 7 (Inforpress) – Traditional fishing in the fishing communities of Porto Novo, Santo Antão, has been practically paralyzed in recent days, due to bad weather conditions, which prevent small boats from working. According to the fishermen, traditional fishing in Porto Novo is experiencing “difficult times”, a situation that, due to the weather …

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Porto Novo/Martiene: Electra cuts power to farmers and there are “serious risks” of losing the potato crop

Porto Novo, Dec 20 (Inforpress) – The Electricity and Water Company (Electra) has decided to stop supplying electricity to the agricultural water pumping system in Martiene, Porto Novo, Santo Antão, to the distress of local farmers. Electra’s decision, which claims from the 40 farmers in Martiene to repay a debt of almost 400 thousand escudos, …

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Drought situation currently affects 37% of Cabo Verdean population – responsible

Praia, Dec 20 (Inforpress) – The drought situation that is being experienced in Cabo Verde for three consecutive years now affects 37 percent (%) of the population, the director general of Agriculture in replacement, Eneida Rodrigues, said Thursday. The official, who was speaking to reporters after the presentation of the program to mitigate the bad …

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CERMI trains teachers in solar photovoltaic technology

Praia, Dec 17 (Inforpress) – Teachers from the country’s technical schools and high schools are gathered in Praia to participate in a training of trainers on solar photovoltaic technology, promoted by the Center for Renewable Energy and Industrial Maintenance (CERMI). Speaking to Inforpress, CERMI chairman Luís Teixeira explained on Monday that the training is part …

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Porto Novo among municipalities with investments in water and sanitation sector in 2020 – ANAS

Porto Novo, Dec 12 (Inforpress) – Porto Novo is one of the municipalities that, by 2020, will receive investment in the water and sanitation sector in Cabo Verde, which exceeds 5 million escudos, according to the National Water and Sanitation Agency (ANAS). Of this amount, 3.9 million escudos will be used for investments in Santiago’s …

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Fogo: Mitigation program due bad agricultural year in the Mosteiros estimated at about 33 million escudos

São Filipe, Dec 5 (Inforpress) – The program for mitigating the effects of the bad agricultural year in the municipality of Mosteiros, submitted to the Government last November, is budgeted at about 33 million escudos and should guarantee around 600 jobs. The Councilor of the City Hall of Mosteiros, Jaime Monteiro Júnior, explained to Inforpress …

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