Porto Novo, Apr 1 (Inforpress) – The mayor of Porto Novo, Aníbal Fonseca, said that his expectation is that studies for the construction of Santo Antão airport will be completed by 2020.
The mayor also highlighted “the Government’s engagement” in the mobilization of partnerships for the construction of the infrastructure.
Anibal Fonseca, who is in the company of the Chinese ambassador to Cabo Verde, said that he believes that the studies have been underway for three years and will be concluded “until next year”, when the future Santo Antão airport will be built. Government, in partnership with the municipalities, “will be creating the conditions” for the implementation of the project.
The mayor spoke on the airport’s importance for the Santo Antão economy and praised the Government’s “commitment” to provide Santo Antão with this “important infrastructure, long awaited” by the municipalities and population of the island.
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