Eritrea

Eritrea: UN Rights Body Maintains Scrutiny of Eritrea’s Dire Rights Record

press release Yesterday, the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) renewed the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on...

Eritrea: Italy Court Says Wrong Eritrean Arrested in Migrant Smuggling Kingpin Case

An Eritrean man extradited from Sudan to Italy and tried as a migrant smuggling kingpin has been freed...

Eritrean Community Festival in Germany Concludes

Asmara — The Eritrean community festival in Germany that was underway from 12 July in Giessen concludes on...

Eritrea: Pledge to Strengthen Contribution in Nation Building Process

Asmara — At a seminar conducted on 13 July in Tel Aviv, Eritrean nationals in Israel pledged to...

Ethiopia: PM Abiy in Asmara for a Two Day Working Visit

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrived in Asmara, Eritrea, today for a tow-day working visit, Yemane G. Meskel, Eritrea's...

Eritrea: Celebration of 25th Anniversary of National Service Program

Asmara — The Silver Jubilee of the beginning of Eritrea's National Service Program will be celebrated in Sawa...

Eritrea: Tour to Duhtum Trenches

Assab — Members of the national service that are assigned to various institutions in the port city of...

Eritrea: Elections of Area Administrators in Tesenei

Tesenei — Elections of area administrators and managing directors was conducted at the eleven administrative areas in Tesenei...

Eritrea: Asmara Music School Graduates 16 Students

Asmara — The Asmara Music School has graduated 16 students on 14 July. The students were provided three...

Eritrean Institute of Technology Graduates 1166 Students

Asmara — The Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT) has graduated yesterday, 13th July 1166 students with masters, first...

Eritrea: Festival of Nationals in Germany Commences

Asmara — Annual Festival of Eritreans in Germany opened yesterday, 12 July graced by the presence of Mr....

Eritrea: Alleged Trafficking Kingpin Faces Deportation, Even as Case Against Him Unravels

By Salem SolomonAn Italian court has ruled that an Eritrean man, Medhane Tesfamariam Berhe, who was thought to...

Eritrea: Hamelmalo College of Agriculture Graduates 473 Students

Keren — The Hamelmalo College of Agriculture has graduated today, 11 July 473 students including 283 females with...

Eritreans in Minnesota Discussed On Objective Situation

Asmara — Eritrean nationals and heads of national associations in Minnesota conducted seminar on the objective situation in...

Eritrea: Govt Participates At Conference On Counter Terrorism

Asmara — Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Beyene Russom, Eritrean Ambassador to Kenya is taking part at the...

Africa: Eritrea Participates At AU Extraordinary Summit

Asmara — Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Araia Desta, Eritrea's Permanent Representative at the African Union and Economic...

Eritrea: One Year After Peace Deal, Little Has Changed in Eritrea

opinion Today marks one year since the historic peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea, which ended 20 years...

Eritrea: Mr. Yemane Gebreab Holds Talks With Sudanese TMC Chairman

Asmara — Presidential Adviser Mr. Yemane Gebreab today, 8 July met and held talks with leaders of the...

Eritrea: Activity Assessment Meeting of NUEW

Asmara — The Executive Board of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) conducted six months activity assessment...

Eritrea: Embassy of PRC Organizes Symposium

Asmara — The Embassy of the Peoples Republic of China has organized a symposium on 6 July at...

Africa: Eritrea and Ethiopia – a Year of Peace, a Year of Dashed Hopes

analysis By Selam Kidane & Martin PlautSince the historic accord last year, the border has closed again and...

East Africa: How Glow of the Historic Accord Between Ethiopia and Eritrea Has Faded

analysis By Martin PlautExactly a year ago Eritreans could hardly contain their joy as Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy...

Eritrean Community Festival in Italy

Asmara — The annual festival of Eritrean community in Italy was conducted from 29 to 30 June in...

Eritrea Mandate Needed Until Abuses Addressed

press release We welcome the Special Rapporteur's report and her identification of specific benchmarks which, if implemented, could...

Eritrea: Halay Technical School Graduates 44 Students

Asmara — Halay Technical School has graduated 44 students on 28 June with diploma in steel works, computer...

Eritrea: Forestry and Wild Life Authority Rediscovers ‘Eritrean Gazelle’

Asmara — The Forestry and Wild Life Authority of Eritrea announced that it has rediscovered 'Eritrean Gazelle' (Eudorcas...

Eritrea in the UN Human Rights Council – Fox Guarding the Henhouse

The UN Human Rights Council regularly accuses Eritrea of large-scale human rights abuses. Yet the regime in Asmara...

Eritrea: Tamfeda Award to Outstanding Students

Barentu — Students in the Gash Barka region that registered higher marks in the eight grade national examination...

Eritrea: President Isaias Sends Message to President Salva Kiir

Asmara — Presidential Adviser Mr. Yemane Gebreab today, 26 June met and held talks with President Salva Kiir...

Eritrea: Over One Million Seedlings Ready for Plantation

Asmara — Over one million tree seedlings are ready for plantation across the country through the Students Summer...

Eritrea: Potable Water Project Put in Place in Sheka Wedi-Bisrat

Mendefera — Potable water project has been put in place at the Sheka Wedi-Bsrat elementary and junior school,...

Eritrean Delegation Met and Held Talks With Chinese Foreign Minister

Asmara — Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Hagos Gebrehiwet, Head of PFDJ Economic Affairs, met and held talks...

Eritrea: Senior Eritrean Delegation Holds Talks With Chairman of TMC

Asmara — A senior delegation of Eritrea composed of Mr. Osman Saleh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Presidential...

Eritrea Participates At FOCAC Meeting

Asmara — Eritrea's senior delegation led by Mr. Hagos Gebrehiwet, Head of PFDJ Economic Affairs, is participating at...

Eritrea Affirms Confidence in Sudanese People’s Capability

Khartoum — Chairman of the Transitional Military Council (TMC), Lt. .Gen, Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, Monday eceived at the Armed...

Eritrean Delegation Headed By Foreign Minister Arrives the Country

Khartoum -A high-level Eritrean delegation led by the Foreign Minister, Osman Salih Mohamed, arrived in Khartoum on Monday....

Eritrea’s Human Rights Crisis Requires Ongoing Scrutiny

press release At the 41st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council starting today, states will discuss...

Eritrea: Financial Contribution in Support of Families of Martyrs

Asmara — At the programs conducted in connection with Martyrs Day, 20 June, Eritrean nationals residing in various...

Ethiopia Launches Railway Project With Eritrea

By Birhanu FikadeItaly considers involvement While addressing the Ethio-Italian Business Forum on Thursday, Ahmed Shide, Minister of Finance,...

Eritrea: Remains of Martyrs From Tserona Front Laid to Rest in Honor

Mendefera — As part of the Martyrs Day commemoration the remains of 15 gallant heroes who sacrificed their...