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Lovely Difficult, Paris-based Cape Verdean Mayra Andrade gets help from her friends
10/11/2013 - World music matters

Lovely Difficult, Paris-based Cape Verdean Mayra Andrade gets help from her friends

Singer Mayra Andrade was contributing to the rebirth of Cape Verdean music at the tender age of 20. But she’s always been more than a neotraditional singer.
Brazil, Portugal, Cap Verde musicians play in Paris park
23/06/2013 - Culture in France

Brazil, Portugal, Cap Verde musicians play in Paris park

Musicians and artists from Portuguese-speaking countries including Portugal, Cap Verde and Brazil, are preparing for a major concert next Saturday in the Parc Montsouris in Paris.
30/03/2013 - Interview: Senegal - United States

West losing out to China in Africa, Senegal's Sall tells Obama

The West should pay as much attention to Africa as China and other developing economies are doing, Senegal’s President Macky Sall told RFI in Washington.
03/02/2013 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2013

Goals (and fouls) help Ghana beat Cape Verde

Five things we learned from day 15 at the Africa Cup of Nations

01/02/2013 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2013

Ghana has everything to lose against Cape Verde in CAN quarter-final

Will Cape Verde turn out to be giant killers when they face Ghana's Black Stars in Saturday's CAN quarter-final?

28/01/2013 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2013

Jubilant Cape Verde ensure quarter final place in first Africa Cup of Nations

Five things we learned from Day 9 at the Africa Cup of Nations.

24/01/2013 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2013

South Africa's backs take the strain against Angola Cat CAN

Five things we learned from day five at the Africa Cup of Nations.

20/01/2013 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2013

Five things we learned on day 1 of the Africa Cup of Nations

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations is well and truly underway. RFI's Paul Myers reflects on the first day's action.

Tribute to the Barefoot Diva
24/12/2011 - Culture in France

Tribute to the Barefoot Diva

On Tuesday this week, the islands of Cape Verde off the west coast of Africa laid their much-loved musical diva Cesaria Evora to rest after two days of national mourning.
29/12/2010 - Cote d'Ivoire

African chiefs plan potential military action in Côte d'Ivoire

West African defence chiefs planned Wednesday for a potential military intervention in Côte d’Ivoire after three regional heads of state sent by regional bloc Ecowas failed to convince ...
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