Cape Verde governing party retains power after winning parliamentary polls

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    Cape Verde’s ruling party Movement for Democracy has returned to power with a majority after winning Sunday’s parliamentary election.

    Prime Minister Ulisses Correia e Silva ran a campaign based on turning around the tourism-dependant economy which the coronavirus pandemic has shrunk.

    Opposition leader Janira Hopffer Almada says the government has mismanaged the economy.

    Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from Praia, Cape Verde

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