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Moreover, research papers regarding the various kinds of Sharks found in Eritrea, the condition of the beaches and their significance in fishing activities, the knowledge, attitude and activities of nurses on the treatment of breast cancer, the awareness of the society on epileptics, researches on medicinal ...
Asmara -- The Commission of Culture and sports in collaboration with Unesco organized a workshop on 19 February here in the capital on the modality of documentation of non-tangible cultural heritage. Explaining on the importance of the document Eritrea signed in 2010 to preserve non-tangible ...

Abeda's parents are from Eritrea, but fled in the 1980s. He was born in Fort McMurray, Alta. and at the age of three reluctantly strapped on a pair of skis at the local ski hill. "It wasn't initially the path I wanted to take. I was really fond of hockey coming from a small town and I think it was a great decision on my ...
Keren -- The Ophthalmology Department in Keren hospital is conducting commendable eye diseases treatment activities, particularly eye surgeries, Mr. Kahsai Sium, an expert in eye treatment at the hospital reported. Stating that the services the department provides include general eye diseases ...
CAIRO - 18 February 2018: The Ministry of agriculture and Land Reclamation unveiled that work has started in the establishment of a joint Egyptian-Eritrean farm in Eritrea, the seventh such kind of farming projects to be built by Egypt in Africa. The joint Egyptian farm, located in the Horn of Africa, aims to ...
African Cycling Giants Eritrea dominated Saturday's junior and women road races to extend their medal triumphant at the ongoing 13th African Continental Road Championship. The 13th Africa's biggest annual cycling event got underway on Wednesday and will run through toFebruary 18 in Rwanda's ...

The representative of the WHO in Eritrea, Ms. Josephine Namboze on her part underlined that Eritrea has done very well in meeting the SDGs and making it a good candidate for the new approach. The Sustainable Development Goals have broader scope comprising 17 goals with 169 associated targets.
HOSTS Rwanda and Eritrea dominated day one of the 14th African Continental Road Championship in the Team Time Trial (TTT), yesterday. The two cycling giants won a combined seven medals out of eleven medals that were up for grabs. Rwanda won four while Eritrea claimed three, including two gold ...
Rwandan cyclists enjoyed the home advantage to win a total four medals on day one of the 13th African Continental Road Championship in Kigali, Rwanda. The 13th edition of Africa's biggest annual cycling event which got underway on Wednesday will run through to February 18 in Rwanda's capital, ...
musicians in Eritrea used to have to sing the government's praises to pass the censors. Now there are other ways to get heard. In 2005, Eritrean singer Ghirmay Andom had just completed his latest album. As required by the government, he submitted the lyrics to his ten songs to the censorship office ...
musicians in Eritrea used to have to sing the government's praises to pass the censors. Now there are other ways to get heard. Screenshot from Aytitehamel, by Eseyas Debesay and the Yohannes sisters. In 2005, Eritrean singer Ghirmay Andom had just completed his latest album. As required by the ...
"Operation Fenkel" was spectacular in all its dimensions; featured deployment of nascent naval force; amplified EPLF's superior military prowess/innovation; & underscored high popular participation. In a nutshell, it heralded the inexorable victory of Eritrea's war of liberation. pic.twitter.com/ckEPrbUAsf.
There have been 22 previous editions of the Olympic Winter Games, which between them have welcomed nearly 30,000 Athletes from around 100 different NOCs. None of those athletes has come from the African nation of Eritrea - until now. Meet Shannon-Ogbani Abeda who, six years after representing ...
The 2016 African cyclist of year Tesfom Okubamariam, 26, who is one of the star riders to watch, will lead the 8-man roster, captured crossing the finish line of stage 3 during Tour du Rwanda 2017 after the crash. / Sam Ngendahimana ...
Yemane Ghebre Meskel added that those that condoned Ethiopia's continue disregard for international law "have no business whatsoever to question or comment on Eritrea's defense architecture." In tweets sent out on February 7, 2018; the minister also responded to recent reports about how ...
Favourites Eritrea has assembled their best team of cyclists who will vie for honors at the African Continental Road Championships slated for February 13-18 in Rwanda. Eritrea is one of the strong continental teams which will be challenging hosts Rwanda for the main title in the categories lined up in the ...
Asmara -- The Edaga-Hamus hospital that is currently equipped with the necessary medical equipment and medical personnel is expanding service focusing on ensuring the health of mother and child. According to the director of the Hospital, Dr. Kifleyesus Tedla the hospital is providing pre and post natal ...

Massawa -- The Ministry of Marine Resources organized a workshop for artisan fishermen cooperatives in Ingele, Mekaenile, Bekae and Bedieda administrative areas in the Gelalo sub zone. The workshop which was organized from 16 to 22 January was aimed at reorganizing the existed cooperatives as ...
Nile dam dispute: Troops mass on Sudan-Eritrea border. Tensions are heating up around the Nile as Sudan sends troops to the border with Eritrea at the same time that cordial meetings are being held to discuss damming the river in Ethiopia. 2 Feb 2018 ...
The president of Eritrea has criticised Israel's plan to forcefully deport tens of thousands of African migrants this year, in a statement that is seen as ironic amidst his restrictive authoritarian rule. The criticism was made in a rare interview on a government website yesterday in which he said that the migrants ...
Athlete Shannon-Ogbani Abeda who has Canadian citizenship will be contesting for the country of his parents' birth. He made the decision to represent his native country in 2011. He has since represented Eritrea at the 2012 youth Olympics in Austria. The 21-year old Computer science student grew up in ...
Canadian-born skier Shannon-Ogbani Abeda has joined the few African representatives at the 2018 Winter Olympics by flying high the flag of his parents' home country, Eritrea. 21-year-old Alpine skier Abeda made history as the first athlete to compete for Eritrea at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, ...
Senafe -- A seminar was recently organized in the Senafe sub-zone with a view to strengthen the participation of the youth and students in preventing crimes. Indicating that the seminar that was organized for the junior and high school students was aimed at increasing the role of the students in controlling ...
Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish recently visited her late father's home country of Eritrea where she met her extended family. Tiffany was born in Los Angeles, California to an African-American mother and an Eritrean father by name Tsihaye Reda Haddish who entered the United States as a refugee.
A sign at Bisha Mine, Eritrea's first major international mine, 150 kilometres west of Asmara is pictured on July 17, 2013. JENNY VAUGHAN/AFP/Getty Images. X. - A A +. Listen. TORONTO, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Nevsun Resources Ltd is appealing to Canada's Supreme Court to throw out a lower court ruling ...
''Eritrea's levying of 2% Rehabilitation and Recovery tax in the Diaspora, enacted in accordance with the laws of the country in 1994, is a legitimate and sovereign act that cannot be misconstrued, by any stretch of imagination, as a contravention of the Vienna Protocol on Diplomatic Relations.''.
Watch the star of "Girls Trip" give an emotional recount of her experience in Eritrea, the home country of her late father. Tiffany Haddish recently visited Eritrea to reunite with extended family and to bury her father in his homeland. With her amazing storytelling skills, the Girls Trip star sat down with EriTV to talk more about her ...
"Illicit migration/human trafficking of Eritrea's youth was unleashed by certain external forces as part and parcel of their malicious agenda of regime-change. Eritrea has and continues to urge the UN to undertake independent & credible investigation of this scourge," he is quoted to have said. Afwerki's views ...
... Afghans and people from Turkey - the Turks largely in the category of people fleeing a crackdown arising from a failed coup in 2016. Eritreans topped September 2017 Swiss asylum requests. Most migration reports on Africa has identified Eritrea as a major contributor to migrant flows. They are joined by ...
In 2017, UNICEF Eritrea supported the government of the State of Eritrea (GoSE) to reach 364,616 children aged 6 to 59 months with Vitamin A supplementation, while 41,701 children with Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM) and 15,981 children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) were treated.
Eritrea remains a one-man dictatorship under President Isaias Afewerki, now in his 26th year in power. It has no legislature, no independent civil society organizations or media outlets, and no independent judiciary. The government restricts religious freedoms, banning all but four groups. Every Eritrean ...
Addis Ababa, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Sunday said 148 rebels have surrendered to Ethiopian security forces in recent weeks. The surrenders are said to be members of the outlawed rebel group Gambella People's Liberation Front (GPLM), said Gat Luack, President of Gambella ...
Brussels (IDN) - The political situation around Eritrea is evolving rapidly, in the Horn of Africa as well as in Europe. Sudan closed the border with Eritrea and deployed troops amid rising tensions in the Horn. In the Netherlands, the top diplomat of Eritrea has been declared 'persona non grata' over the ...
January 19, 2108 (Khartoum) - Governor of Sudan's eastern state of Kassala Adam Jama'a said the closure of borders with Eritrea has significantly contributed to the success of the disarmament campaign. Since 5 January, Sudan has deployed thousands of Rapid Support Fighters (RSF) militiamen to ...
Jews have a long history in Eritrea. Many first moved there in the late 19th century from neighbouring Aden, in modern-day Yemen, for the commercial opportunities the region offered. They prospered as a consequence. Asmara, the capital, became home to a vibrant Jewish community of some 500 ...
The Netherlands has expelled Eritrea's top diplomat after finding increasing evidence that it was forcing Eritreans who fled the country to pay a "diaspora tax" in order to gain services. In a letter to parliament, Dutch foreign affairs minister Halbe Zijlstra declared Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy persona non ...
The Dutch government has told the highest representative of Eritrea in the Netherlands to leave the country, minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra said on Wednesday. Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy has been declared persona non grata, Zijlstra wrote in a letter to parliament, as the government found ...
The Dutch government has told the highest representative of Eritrea in the Netherlands to leave the country, the country's minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe ... wrote in a letter to parliament, as the government saw mounting evidence of Eritrea continuing to force tax payments from people who fled the country.
The Sudanese President Assistant Ibrahim Mahmoud said earlier that the government has decided to close border crossings with Eritrea over "potential threats" by Egypt and Eritrea. Sudan recently announced a state of emergency in the eastern state of Kassala, followed by the arrival of military ...
Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra announced the Netherlands' decision on Wednesday to expel Eritrea's top diplomat in the country after being warned to end the African country's practice of enforcing a so-called "diaspora tax" on Eritreans. Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy, Eritrea's charge d'affaires in ...
In retaliation, Egypt sent hundreds of its troops to a United Arab Emirates military base in Eritrea, and Sudan responded by closing its border with Eritrea and sending more troops there. Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance dam seen under construction during a media tour in Benishangul Gumuz Region, ...
Dozens of graves in a Jewish cemetery in the eastern African nation of Eritrea have been desecrated, according to pictures sent to the JC. The photographs, sent by a reader of Eritrean descent, show headstones toppled and graves bearing Hebrew writing smashed to pieces, in many cases beyond ...
The London-based Jewish Chronicle also was sent photos of the damage by an unnamed reader in London of Eritrean descent, who did not want his name published for fear of retribution against family members who remain in Eritrea. In addition to cemetery, the site in Asmara site is home to a now-defunct ...
Asmara -- The 18th Annual Eritrean community festival in Australia is undergoing with patriotic zeal in Melbourne under the theme "Laying Pillars for Vibrant Development". At the opening event that was held on 12 January, a number of Eritrean nationals residing in Australia, friends of Eritrea, mayors of ...
Sudan says it has sent more troops to its eastern border with Eritrea as tension in the Red Sea region continues to rise. Early this month Khartoum closed its borders with Eritrea and sent troops to its border region of Kassala, following reports that Egypt has deployed troops in Asmara. "Sudan's national ...
Sudan said Sunday it was facing a "security threat" from its border with neighboring Egypt and Eritrea. "Sudan doesn't talk about a specific build-up by a specific country, but we are talking about a threat to our territories from the eastern border," Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour told a joint news ...
(Ecofin Agency) - Egypt has found in Eritrea a new ally in the resolution of the regional crisis caused by the construction of the Grand Renaissance hydroelectric dam. "The two parties have agreed to pursue an intensive cooperation and face the current issue to maintain security and stability in the area", ...
Khartoum / Kassala -- Khartoum has officially announced its preparation for "security threats" from its neighbour Eritrea after military movements in the area adjacent to Sudan's Kassala state. The border remains closed. On Thursday, presidential assistant Ibrahim Mahmoud told reporters that the ...
He will be doing so as the lone representative and thus the flag-bearer for Eritrea, a tiny northeastern African country and the homeland of his mother Ariam and father Walday, who emigrated to North America in the 1980s and moved to Fort McMurray in the 1990s and then to Calgary when Shannon was ...
This visit comes amid the current tense relations between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan regarding the Renaissance dam negotiations and the already odd relations between Eritrea and Ethiopia. The two Presidents will discuss growing trade and investment ties between the two countries well as regional and ...


 

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