To somehow think or believe that Eritrea can easily jeopardize what it has worked so long and hard for by simply or casually choosing to “dip back into bad blood” or conflict to boost its “coffers” by serving as a proxy at the behest of big or small powers in the ongoing Nile dam dispute […]

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Eritrea working towards total eradication of malaria before 2030 that is controlling by 2020, pre-eradication by 2023, and eradication by 2030. Malaria deaths in Eritrea declined from 20% in 1998 to 0.004% in 2013 and 0.002% at the end of 2015. BY RUTH ABRAHAM | SHABAIT Malaria is one of the most common endemics in […]

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Eritrea’s strong, coherent, and effective response thus far to COVID-19 should merit more positive recognition and credit, if not at least basic honesty, rather than the recent blatantly incorrect portrayals, dissemination of false information, and shady attempts to score political points. BY FIKREJESUS AMHAZION (PH.D.) The fabrication of information is not new. However, in recent […]

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Strengthening Eritrea’s National Statistics and Macroeconomic Statistics Systems (SENSS) The Delegation of the European Union to Eritrea and UNDP Eritrea signed Contribution Agreement to strengthen the National Statistics and Macroeconomic Statistics Systems in Eritrea. BY TESFANEWS* The European Union Delegation to Eritrea and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed yesterday (29) a 5.75 million […]

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Some Oromo nationalists have openly embraced the TPLF, a group that has a long history of oppressing Oromo rights and freedoms. Their unlikely alliance is nothing but an insult to the legacy of the thousands of Oromo youth who lost their lives in the struggle against TPLF oppression. BY YOHANNES GEDAMU | AL JAZEERA Ethiopia […]

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Even with extenuating circumstances of media hype in this election year and palpable zeal to bolster Rice’s bid for the post of Vice President in the Biden Presidential ticket, the narrative is patently false. (Photo: Cheriss May / Getty Images) BY KIBREAB TESFAY | SHABAIT Writing for a local US Newspaper, Professor Tom Campell crows […]

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Danakali has been given the final green light from the Eritrean Ministry of Energy and Mines to develop its world-class Colluli potash project In accordance with the mining agreement, the Colluli Mining Share Company (CMSC) has 36 months from the submission of the approved notice (notice of commencement of mine development) to spend US$200 million […]

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“If Abiy Ahmed is not to lead Ethiopia now, then who!? “At this critical time in Ethiopia’s history, I believe Ethiopian intellectuals must take a leading and active role in the public debate to shape the future of their homeland. But there is a deficit in the supply of transformational and visionary Ethiopian thinkers with revolutionary […]

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Sudan’s Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff meets his Eritrean counterpart, General Philipos Weldeyohans in Khartoum. BY TESFANEWS The Eritrean Chief of Staff, General Philipos Weldeyohans, and the Chairman of the Sudanese Joint Chiefs of Staff Lt General Muhammad Othman Al-Hussein today held a session of joint talks in Khartoum. General Philipos and his […]

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BY TEFANEWS Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed, arrived in Asmara in mid-morning hours today for a working visit to the country. President Isaias Afwerki accorded a warm welcome to the Prime Minister and his delegation on arrival at Asmara International Airport. The two leaders will discuss further consolidation of the warm bilateral ties between […]

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