Santa Cruz to host Olympafrica project in triennium 2017-2020

 

Pedra Badejo, April 27 (Inforpress) – The Municipality of Santa Cruz (Santiago) will receive the OLYMPAFRICA project for the construction of a sports and educational center, financed by the Olympafrica International Foundation and the Cabo Verdean Olympic Committee, in the amount of 180 thousand Dollars.

This information was released Wednesday by the head of the Olympafrica project who visited the municipality of Santa Cruz to see the conditions of the Achada Fazenda land, which should be donated by the City Hall for the construction of this center.

In every four years the foundation opens candidacies for the creation of Olympafrica Centers and this time Cabo Verde was selected for the construction of this infrastructure.

In this sense, the municipalities of Calheta, Porto Novo (Santo Antao) and Santa Cruz were the only ones to present a project to host the center and according to the Olympic Committee chairman , Filomena Fortes, the choice fell on Santa Cruz, whose City Hall will donate about three hectares of land for the construction of this infrastructure in the triennium 2017-2020.

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