Last updated
Type Weekly
Format Regional
Founded 2014
Headquarters Santa Maria, Sal, Cape Verde
Website Official website

Oceanpress (Portuguese meaning "The Week") is a weekly newspaper published in the island of Sal, Cape Verde and is headquartered in Santa Maria. It is the only newspaper in Sal. Its slogan includes Noticias de Cabo Verde which also features national stories on paper and online.

Portuguese language Romance language that originated in Portugal

Portuguese is a Western Romance language originating in the Iberian Peninsula. It is the sole official language of Portugal, Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Angola, and São Tomé and Príncipe. It also has co-official language status in East Timor, Equatorial Guinea and Macau in China. As the result of expansion during colonial times, a cultural presence of Portuguese and Portuguese creole speakers are also found in Goa, Daman and Diu in India; in Batticaloa on the east coast of Sri Lanka; in the Indonesian island of Flores; in the Malacca state of Malaysia; and the ABC islands in the Caribbean where Papiamento is spoken, while Cape Verdean Creole is the most widely spoken Portuguese-based Creole. Reintegrationists maintain that Galician is not a separate language, but a dialect of Portuguese. A Portuguese-speaking person or nation is referred to as "Lusophone" (Lusófono).

Newspaper scheduled publication containing news of events, articles, features, editorials, and advertising

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Sal, Cape Verde island in Cape Verde

Sal is an island in Cape Verde. It belongs to the northern group of islands, called Barlavento ("windwards"), and comprises a single administrative division, the municipality of Sal. Its seat is the city of Espargos.


The newspaper published its first number in 2014 making it the newest newspaper publication in the archipelago. [1]


Oceanpress features top stories as well as sports from the island and across and outside the archipelago, weather, businesses, arts and entertainment and more, from the island as well as from Cape Verde. It features pages about news stories, newspaper pictures and sports online. [1]

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