THE BALL – Portugal passes the four thousand dead (COVID-19)

This Tuesday’s epidemiological bulletin from the Directorate-General for Health, with data for Monday, reveals that Portugal has registered, in the last 24 hours, 85 more deaths, thus increasing to more than 4 thousand the fatal victims of the new coronavirus ( in total, 4,056). A further 3,919 infected people were registered, one of the lowest […]

Former Lubango municipal administrator arrested

New Journal / Angop November 15, 2020 at 11:46 am Silvano Levi is accused of involvement in the crime of embezzlement and criminal association. The former manager held the position of municipal administrator of Lubango for three years (2012-2014), having been appointed by the then provincial governor of Huíla, Isaac dos Anjos, to replace Manuel […]

BOLA – Portugal with a new record of positive cases (COVID-19)

The daily bulletin released by the Directorate-General for Health (DGS) on the pandemic recorded, this Friday, a new record of positive cases in our country: 6,653. The previous maximum, remember, had been reached last Saturday (6,650). In the last 24 hours, 69 deaths from Covid-19 have been regretted, bringing the number of deaths in Portugal […]

THE BALL – Urgent meeting to resolve the prohibition of surfing in Praia do Norte (Surf)

The President of the Chamber of Nazaré, Walter Chicharro, requested an emergency meeting with the General Health Directorate (DGS), in order to guarantee the return of the sport to Nazaré “in the scrupulous compliance with the rules implemented by the pandemic we are experiencing and the survival of the dozens of professionals, surfers, spotters, photographers, […]

THE BALL – Regional competitions suspended in all modalities (Madeira)

The Regional Government of Madeira decided to suspend for 30 days all regional competitions of all modalities, one of the many measures determined to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. The announcement was made this Wednesday by the chief executive, Miguel Albuquerque, by videoconference, where he also confirmed the closure of the nightclubs in the archipelago. “There […]

THE BALL – More than three thousand recovered in the last 24 hours (COVID-19)

Portugal recorded over 2596 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 149,443 infections of the new coronavirus have been recorded. Note also for the 45 deaths recorded (2635 in total), the second worst day and for 3295 recovered (86,295), the highest number since May 24. There are […]

THE BALL – 37 more dead, 3,062 infected and 150 hospitalized (COVID-19)

This Sunday, Portugal counts 37 more deaths and 3,062 new cases of Covid-19. The bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health states that the country has already registered 2,544 fatalities and 144,341 infected. Pressure has also risen in hospitals, with over 150 inpatients, but two less in intensive care: in total, 2,122 inpatients and 284 in […]

THE BALL – Portimão at risk (Moto GP)

At a time when the daily numbers of the pandemic in Portugal, and in the world, are growing at an unprecedented rate, there is a serious possibility that the World Championship of motorcycling may not get to accelerate in the Algarve, from 20 to 22 November. It was also possible to see the words of […]