The two countries reaffirmed their readiness to put relations back on track. Senior Eritrean delegation arrived in Sudan to convey message of solidarity from President Isaias Afwerki to the people of Sudan and their institutions as they move towards peace, stability and development. BY TESFANEWS * Senior Eritrean delegation led by Foreign Minister Osman Saleh […]

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Electricity blackout is back. Ethiopian consumers face blackouts for several hours daily — cement and steel firms will operate fewer shifts — electricity exports suspended to neighboring Djibouti and Sudan. BY REUTERS Ethiopia has started to ration electricity for domestic and industrial customers after a drop in water levels in hydroelectric dams led to a […]

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Message of Solidarity The people and Government of Eritrea express their solidarity with the people and Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. BY MINISTRY OF INFORMATION (PRESS RELEASE) The people and Government of Eritrea condemn, in the strongest terms, the senseless attacks perpetrated against Saudi Arabia and that are aimed at stoking and exacerbating […]

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The Sudanese Transitional Military Council (TMC) said that it had reached an agreement on a three-year transitional period in the country with the opposition. (Photo: Reuters) BY ASSOCIATED PRESS Sudanese army rulers and protest leaders today agreed on a three-year transition period for transferring power to a full civilian administration even as negotiations over a […]

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Celebrating Europe Day 2019 in Eritrea Dr. Nicole Miller, Chargé d’Affaires and Acting Head of the EU Delegation, delivered a speech on the occasion of this year’s Europe Day celebration in Asmara. BY NICOLE MILLER The Delegation of the European Union to the State of Eritrea celebrated this year’s Europe Day in the presence of […]

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Full-fledged preparations are underway to celebrate the 28th Anniversary of Eritrea’s Independence throughout the country and in the Diaspora. BY BEREKET KIDANE In less than two weeks, that miracle land on the shores of the Red Sea will celebrate its 28th birthday. Each year as the calendar turns to May, Eritrean communities around the globe […]

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BY RASHID ABDI | ADDIS STANDARD Two mass protest movements have, in quick succession, forced regime changes in Sudan and Ethiopia, two of the Horn of Africa’s quintessential “hard” states. A deep-seated disillusion with the security and developmental states drives the new “revolutionary” mood. What is less clear is where all the ferment and the […]

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“Eritrea expressed keen interest to facilitate future Somalia-Somaliland talks in Asmara” – Somalia Deputy PM BY GAROWE ONLINE Eritrea has joined countries that have shown interest in facilitating prospective talks between Somalia’s Federal Government and the breakaway region of Somaliland. The country’s deputy Prime Minister, Mahadi Mohamed Guled sees Asmara’s role in Somalia-Somaliland talks “important”, […]

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Tuta absoluta is an emerging pest of tomatoes known by the common names tomato leafminer, tomato pinworm or in South America as tomato moth. An Eritrean farmer finds a way to kill these devastating pests without using any pesticides. BY ERITREAN AGRICULTURE MINISTRY The Ministry of Agriculture, Regulatory Services Department (RSD) is promoting new techniques […]

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Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh Mohammed meets his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. BY XINHUA Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi held talks with Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh in Beijing Monday. Noting China cherishes the traditional friendship between the two countries, Wang said the Chinese side is […]

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