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  1. Cape Verde Non-Life Insurance: Market Update - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings and industry players in Cape Verde. "Cape Verde Non-Life Insurance: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the non life insurance market in Cape Verde.

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  2. Maria F. Ferro, at 82, a New Bedford residentRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Boston Herald

    Ms. Ferro is survived by a son, Jaime Wahnon of New Bedford; three daughters, Gloria Araujo and Fernanda Gonsalves, both of Dartmouth, and Susana Oliver of New Bedford; a brother, Dick Ferro of Santo Antao, Cape Verde; a sister, Gabriela Marques of Brazil; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

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  3. 16 Remain Engaged for Epsom DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Blood Horse

    Golden Horn is currently the 7-4 favorite with some bookmakers, but he is not currently entered in the Derby. Following the May 22 deadline for scratches, at least 16 3-year-olds remain eligible for the Investec Epsom Derby , set for June 6. The classic is Britain's richest race, with a prize fund of at least 1.325 million.

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  4. Cape crusader: court backs CVT move to eject foreign managementRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    A Cape Verde court has rejected a request from Oi SA-backed PT Ventures to annul the March decision by Cabo Verde Telecom shareholders to oust the overseas executives from the company's management team. According to local news site avoz.cv, the court - which is based in Comarca da Praia - found no legitimate reason for PT Ventures to seek an annulment of the earlier decision.

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  5. Cape Verdeans Paint ConversationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | New Haven Independent

    ... to provide opportunities for education, empowerment and cross-cultural pollination." The Republic of Cape Verde is an archipelago of ten islands off the coast of West Africa. Colonized by Portugal in the 15th century, the tropical island setting ...

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  6. Africa: The Cities of Accra in Ghana, Kinondoni in Tanzania and Praia ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | AllAfrica.com

    ... will receive prize money totalling $350,000 for specific initiatives. US$50,000 will go to the city of Praia in Cape Verde (small city), $100,000 will go to Kinondoni in Tanzania (medium city) and Accra in Ghana (large city) will receive $200,000. ...

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  7. Your View: Reflections of a cultural visit to Cabo VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Over a year ago, Mario Lucio de Sousa, minister of Culture of Cabo Verde, visited the Cape Verdean Maritime Exhibit at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. He remarked that perhaps there is a way of sharing that story with the citizens of Cabo Verde.

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  8. Corsino Fortes: The Poetics and Politics of SeductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Hyperallergic

    ... to its volcanic origins, is able to support only the most basic of foodstuffs, and over 90% of food consumed in Cape Verde must be imported. In the early years of its existence, the island populations were regularly sacked by pirates such as Sir ...

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  9. Lauren Pope has the eyes of the tiger as she flaunts body in fierce poolside selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    Lauren Pope is no Sylvester Stallone, but she's definitely got the eye of the tiger judging from this picture. The TOWIE beauty posed by the pool for a fierce selfie in a top that will leave you with Survivor's hard rock hit stuck in your head.

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  10. Okoe Vanderpuije adjudged Best African MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | GhanaWeb

    ... size category, but lost to Kinodoni in Tanzania. The last category which is small cities was won by Praia in Cape Verde. Some of the achievements of AMA under the leadership of Dr. Vanderpuije are ending the shift system of education within its ...

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  11. Arua named second best town in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | New Vision

    ... (Photo credit: Bosco King) Arua town, located in Arua district in northern Uganda, has emerged second best after Cape Verde's Praia in the Small Cities Best Towns category in Africa. In the inaugural African mayor's awards, Arua was shortlisted ...

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  12. Adopt a vision of commitment - " AMA bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | GhanaWeb

    ... ger cities shortlisted are Accra, Cape Town and Dakar, while the small towns are Asunafo North in Ghana, Praia of Cape Verde and Bagante in Cameroon.

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  13. Accra Mayor tells African city authorities to ensure decent livingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Ghanamma.com

    ... large cities are, Accra, Cape Town and Dakar, while the small towns consist of Asunafo North of Ghana, Praia of Cape Verde and Bagante of Cameroon. Ahead of the awards ceremony the Municipal Chief Executive for Asunafo North Alhaji Mohammed Doku ...

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  14. Arua nominated for best town in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | New Vision

    ... the continental excellence award under the small cities category. They are Bangangt in Cameroon and Praia in the Cape Verde islands. The Arua town mayor, Charles Asiki, has already travelled to the Angolan capital Luanda to attend the awards ...

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  15. Whaling Museum embarks on partnership with Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The New Bedford Whaling Museum is about to establish a presence on Cape Verde, and Friday begins a week's worth of meetings between museum officials and the Cape Verdean government, seeking an appropriate venue. Museum President James Russell and trustee Eugene A. Monteiro will leave for Cape Verde Friday "with the purpose of exploring the possibilities of establishing a long term Whaling Museum presence in the country," according to an announcement Wednesday from the museum.

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  16. Whaling Museum embarks on partnership with Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The New Bedford Whaling Museum is about to establish a presence on Cape Verde, and Friday begins a week's worth of meetings between museum officials and the Cape Verdean government, seeking an appropriate venue. Museum President James Russell and trustee Eugene A. Monteiro will leave for Cape Verde Friday "with the purpose of exploring the possibilities of establishing a long term Whaling Museum presence in the country," according to an announcement Wednesday from the museum.

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  17. Whaling Museum embarks on partnership with Cape VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The New Bedford Whaling Museum is about to establish a presence on Cape Verde, and Friday begins a week's worth of meetings between museum officials and the Cape Verdean government, seeking an appropriate venue. Museum President James Russell and trustee Eugene A. Monteiro will leave for Cape Verde Friday "with the purpose of exploring the possibilities of establishing a long term Whaling Museum presence in the country," according to an announcement Wednesday from the museum.

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  18. BCC Beat: Festival fosters sharing of culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Brazillian soccer ball jugglings, hip-hop dancing, Henna hand painting, Korean meditation and poetry about Cape Verde. The day also included Cape Verdean dancing by a troupe of more than 50 students from Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical ...

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  19. Geordie PHWOAR: see Charlotte Crosby's novel way of avoiding tan linesBLIMEY O'Reilly.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Daily Star

    Charlotte Crosby, Geordie Shore princess, is no stranger to a spray tan. But the fan favourite has been soaking up actual rays on a girlie holiday in Cape Verdi, and she's come up with a new way to make sure each of her buttocks tan the same shade of digestive.

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  20. Cape Verde: The tiny island paradise where 'people breathe music'Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    There's an old saying which states the Cape Verde Islands are home to a greater number of musicians per square kilometer than any other country in the world. But there is a certain factual accuracy behind the legend: the important and proud relationship the Atlantic island country of just 500,000 people has with music.

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