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Cape Verde (Vol 8, 2011)
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Contents Volume 8, 2011.

In February Prime Minister José Maria Neves became the first Cape Verdean head of government to win three consecutive absolute majorities in parliament. In August, however, the candidate of the ruling party surprisingly lost the presidential election to Jorge Carlos Fonseca, an independent candidate backed by …

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Seibert, Gerhard, “Cape Verde (Vol 8, 2011)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2011_COM_0006>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004233980, ISSN: 1871-2525



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