CapeVerde: July 5, 2021 (TDI) : Independence Day or the national day of the Republic of Cape Verde or Cabo Verde is celebrated every year on 5th July. The day is observed to celebrate Cape Verde’s and commemorates the country’s independence from Portugal in 1975. This year marks the 46thIndependence Day of Cabo Verde (Cape Verde).
The spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Pakistan Zahid Hafeez Chaudri wished the people and government of Cape Verde on the occasion of their independence.
Cape Verde has a rich history. The Independence Day of Cape Verde is celebrated by traditional dances and music performances. Parades are organized and political speeches mark the occasion.
Location of Cape Verde
It is an island and archipelago country, which is located in the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of ten volcanic islands with an area of 4,033 square kilometers of total land area.
The capital of Cape Verde is Praia.
The climate of Cape Verde
The climate of Cape Verde is mostly subtropical and it’s pleasant and rainy. From October to mid-July it’s a windy and rainy season from August to September.
The population of Cape Verde
The estimated population of Cape Verde is 562,006 people as per the world meter elaborated by United Nations data.
Languages of Cape Verde
Portuguese is the official language of Cape Verde and mainly used for written communication including newspapers. For conversation, Creole is used on day to day basis.
Religions in Cape Verde
Cape Verde’s 93% population is nominally Roman Catholic. Protestants are about 5% of the population.
Flag of Cape Verde
The flag consists of five horizontal bands in blue, white, and red which are unequal, with ten yellow circles and five-pointed stars all pointing upwards.