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  1. Vanquished Chipolopolo backRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | In-depth Africa

    Vanquished Chipolopolo on Thursday night quietly returned from Cape Verde after losing 2-1 in a Group F 2015 Africa Cup qualifier in Praia.

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  2. Indomitable Lions, Teranga Lions, Blue Sharks remain on courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Umupira

    Cameroon, Cape Verde and Senegal maintained their winning momentum in the qualifiers with victories in Day Two of the journey for places at the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2015. There were also wins for Algeria, Congo and Tunisia, who cemented their places at the summit of their respective groups.

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  3. Cape Verde shock ZambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Umukino

    Cape Verde continued to command Group F in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with a giant-killing 2-1 home win over Zambia in Praia on Wednesday. The Blue Sharks are on a maximum of six points from two games as they chase their second successive Africa Cup outing.

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  4. Zambia's coach shocked by loss to Cape VerdeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Newkerala.com

    Zambia's head coach Honor Janza described the football team's loss in their second qualifying match of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations against Cape Verde as "shocking". The Chipolopolo went down 1-2 to Cape Verde at the National Stadium in Praia town, a result that leaves the team with only one point from two games, reports Xinhua.

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  5. Ministry of Youth and Sports gives an explanation for the National Team Charted PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | In-depth Africa

    It is unfortunate that there is negative publicity in some sections of the media and from individuals concerning the travel arrangements of the Senior National Football Team to Cape Verde for the 2015 Morocco AFCON Qualifiers. It should be noted that Government and other stakeholders worked tirelessly to ensure the safe and timely passage of the team to fulfill their National duty It is worth noting that all procurement or acquisition of services and goods for the Senior National Football team are always subjected to the Government financial management systems and procurement procedures.

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  6. Cameroon thrash Ivory CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Iol.co.za

    ... of the Year Yaya Toure on target for the Elephants. Cameroon, Algeria, Congo Brazzaville, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde Islands, Senegal and Tunisia achieved back-to-back victories while Egypt are in trouble after successive defeats. Defending champions ...

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  7. Egypt suffer another blow to Nations Cup hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Congo lead the standings after beating Sudan 2-0 in Pointe Noire. There were also wins for Burkina Faso, the Cape Verde Islands, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Malawi and Uganda among the 14 qualifying matches played across the continent ...

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  8. Hispanics slightly under represented in NBPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Cape Verdean: 9 officers or 3.5 percent of the force. The percentage of the city's population of Cape Verdeans is unavailable.

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  9. Hawks soar to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Lowell Sun

    ... River Hawks (1-2) stormed back by scoring three unanswered before the half. Sophomore Wuilito Fernandes (Praia, Cape Verde) tied the game at one in the 12th minute with a header off a corner-kick from Carlos Ruiz (East Boston). HAMILTON, N.Y. -- ...

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  10. Cape Verde face stern Niger testRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Umupira

    Cape Verde begin their quest for a second successive Africa Cup of Nations appearance under new management when they face Niger in their opening 2015 Group F qualifier on Saturday away at StadeGeneral Seyni Kountche in Niamey. Ex-Portugal striker RuiAguas will know this weekend just how big or small the shoes he is filling are after recently replacing LuciosAntunes who stepped down to take up a club appointment in Angola.

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  11. Janza: Sudan shown us the light of 2015 AFCON qualifiersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | In-depth Africa

    ... build-up match ahead of their two Group F qualifying matches against Mozambique on September 6 in Ndola and Cape Verde away four days later on September 10 in Praia. "We are happy with what they have done but we have to work extra hard because what ...

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  12. 'I'm loving this': Soccer tourney in Norwich puts on international showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | TheDay.Com

    ... It didn't take long for the teams and the program to come together. Teams representing nationalities of Cape Verde, Haiti, the United States, Central America and Peru competed. The Norwich Cape Verdean Boys team came equipped with bright blue and ...

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  13. Residents remember boy fatally struck by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Boston.com

    ... said the family had come in Friday to get haircuts for Casiam and his 6-year-old brother. The family was from Cape Verde, and Barros had been bringing the boys in monthly for about a year, she said. The salon is a fixture in Brockton's large Cape ...

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  14. West Africa 'an attractive destination for drugs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Iol.co.za

    ... royed many more lives in West Africa than drug use. WACD has 11 members including former president Pedro Pires of Cape Verde and former Togolese prime minister Edem Kojo. - Reuters

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  15. West Africa must confront political weaknesses to curb drugs trade: ObasanjoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... royed many more lives in West Africa than drug use. WACD has 11 members including former President Pedro Pires of Cape Verde and former Togolese Prime Minister Edem Kojo. (Reporting by Kwasi Kpodo; Editing by Cynthia Osterman)

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  16. Genealogy Query - VERA : VIERARead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Cousinconnect.com

    I am looking for information on Augustus Vera from Cape Verde. I think Augustus was from Fogo or Brava.

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  17. Entertainers share talent to bring island show to Trudeau - Warwick BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Tuesday without ever having to leave the center in Apponaug. Stops along the way included Hawaii, Jamaica, Cape Verde and Ireland, thanks to the center's first Islands Variety Show. Producers Sally Gruber and her husband, Tim, have been running a ...

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  18. Friends, family gather to recognize Carlos AlhinhoRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... aims to raise $35,000, an effort bolstered by the Saturday fundraiser. Jorge Carlos Conseca, the president of Cape Verde, was the keynote speaker. Ward 4 Councilor Dana Rebeiro said she met with the president earlier in the day at City Hall as well ...

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  19. Lawmakers welcome Cape Verde president to StatehouseRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Strengthening ties between the United States and Cape Verde was among the topics on the table Friday, when Sen. Marc R. Pacheco hosted Jorge Carlos Fonseca, president of Cape Verde, at the Statehouse.

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  20. Cape Verdean president visits State HouseRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Cape Verde President Jorge Carlos Fonseca visited with Massachusetts state and federal officials behind closed doors in the Senate Reading Room, today.

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