Evacuations in Cape Verde After Volcano Erupts


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A volcano in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of West Africa erupted on Sunday morning, the prime minister said, calling for residents to evacuate.
A photograph posted on the local RTC TV station website showed a huge plume of smoke rising into the sky, visible from the capital Praia on…

A volcano in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of West Africa erupted on Sunday morning, the prime minister said, calling for residents to evacuate.

A photograph posted on the local RTC TV station website showed a huge plume of smoke rising into the sky, visible from the capital Praia on a neighbouring island.

“Things could deteriorate in the coming moments, in the coming hours,” Jose Maria Neves in a statement on the government website.

“We’ve called on people to heed the authorities’ instructions. People should abandon Cha das Caldeiras,” he said referring to a hillside community.

It was not immediately clear if there were injuries or deaths following the eruption.

The government of the Cape Verde islands off West Africa says a volcano there has erupted for the first time in almost 20 years.The volcano last erupted in 1995, causing minor damage. A larger eruption occurred in 1951.

Das Neves said officials began evacuating residents after the eruption began Sunday morning. Civil protection staff and military were being flown to the island to help.

The government planned to send a plane providing assistance to residents, Neves added.

Geological services had warned in recent weeks that the Pico do Fogo volcano in the former Portuguese colony was increasingly active.

The former Portuguese colony is located about 600 km (400 miles) off the coast of Senegal. Fogo’s volcanic peak, surrounded by vineyards, is a hiking destination.

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