Pedra Badejo, March 23 (Inforpress) - Cabo Verde registered a 3.3% decrease in crime in 2016, i.e 854 occurrences, compared to 2015, said the Director of National Police, Emanuel Estaline.

Praia, March 23 (Inforpress) - Sebastina Nkomo, the regional advisor for mental health, violence and disorders of the World Health Organization (WHO), said Wednesday that Cabo Verde is complying with the organization's recommendations.

Praia, March 20 (Inforpress) - National Police officers will hold a three-day strike, 30, 31 and 1 April, followed by a demonstration if the Government does not respond to their demands according to the National Police Union (SINAPOL).

Pedra Badejo, Mar 24 (Inforpress) - Minister of Internal Affairs Paulo Rocha questioned Thursday if after all the Government's efforts to invest in the National Police there will still be reasons for the agents' strike scheduled for the end of this month.

Stockholm,  March 22 (Inforpress) - Cabo Verde has maintained its 122nd position in the Human Development Index, improving on indicators such as life expectancy or reduced maternal mortality and worsened tuberculosis deaths and adult HIV prevalence .

Sao Filipe, March 20 (Inforpress) - The young man from Cha das Caldeiras Miguel Montrond addressed, on behalf of the displaced, an open letter to the Prime Minister, Ulisses Correia e Silva, requesting the fulfillment of the commitments made on March 29, 2016.

Praia, March 23 (Inforpress) - The Health Minister Arlindo do Rosario questioned today the origin of the Human Development Index (HDI) data for 2016 pointing to increased tuberculosis deaths and HIV prevalence in Cabo Verde.

Praia, March 21 (Inforpress) - The Spanish Embassy in Cabo Verde and the Cabo Verdean Institute for Gender Equality and Equity promote the "Dance against gender-based violence" project to raise awareness amongst the society about the problem.

Praia, March 15 (Inforpress) - The Bank of Cabo Verde (BCV) reiterated today the security of the deposits entrusted to the Novo Banco, now in extinction process and informs that the money can be withdrawn or transferred to any other bank without restriction.