Eito

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Eito
Eito is located in Cape Verde
Eito
Coordinates: 17°08′35″N 25°01′26″W / 17.143°N 25.024°W / 17.143; -25.024Coordinates: 17°08′35″N 25°01′26″W / 17.143°N 25.024°W / 17.143; -25.024
Country Cape Verde
Island Santo Antão
Municipality Paul
Civil parish Santo António das Pombas
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 979

Eito is a village in the northeastern part of the island of Santo Antão, Cape Verde. It is situated 1 km southwest of Pombas and 15 km northeast of the island capital Porto Novo. Its name refers to a large quantity of agricultural land or large or extended land in the area as much of the land is agricultural and mountainous. The village forms a part of Cova-Ribeira da Torre-Paul Natural Park.[2]

Population[edit]

  • 2010: 979

Sporting club[edit]

Its only sporting club is Os Foguetões which is a football (soccer) club for the area and the upper part of the valley. Another sports club covering the Paul Valley that includes the village is Irmãos Unidos da Juventude

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