August 26, 2019

Training on radio and TV digital broadcast

Training on radio and TV digital broadcast

Asmara, 26 August 2019- The Ministry of Information in cooperation with the National Radio and Television Administration of the People’s Republic of China is providing training to 68 IT and engineering staff members of the Ministry on digital radio and television broadcast.

The 21-day training program will include production of technology assisted television programs, graphics and post-production, television script, studio installment, digital land transmission of television programs and other related topics. Read more

August 22, 2019

Eritrea’s delegation met President of...

Eritrea’s delegation met President of Sudan’s Sovereign Council

Asmara, 22 August 2019 – Eritrea’s high delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab met and held talks with the President of Sovereign Council of Sudan Gen. Abdul Fattah al-Burhan today, 22 August, in Khartoum.

At a meeting conducted at a State House in Khartoum, the Eritrean delegation delivered a message of President Isaias Afwerki congratulating the people of Sudan on a historic achievement which will contribute to advancing bilateral ties and regional cooperation.

President Abdul Fattah al-Burhan stated that consolidating ties with Eritrea is a cornerstone of Sudanese foreign policy. He added that Sudan will closely coordinate with Eritrea to strengthen regional cooperation.

Eritrea’s delegation also met Prime Minister of Sudan’s Transitional Government Dr. Abdalla Hamdok. The two sides stressed their readiness to benefit from vast opportunities created by positive changes in Sudan to develop comprehensive bilateral cooperation. The PM said that ending conflict and making peace was a key priority for Sudan and called for support from Eritrea and neighboring countries in Sudan’s new efforts.

It is to be recalled that Eritrea’s delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab met President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Myardit in Juba yesterday, 21 August and delivered a message from President Isaias Afwerki focusing on measures for strengthening bilateral ties and mechanisms for regional integration.

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August 24, 2019

Mr. Tesfai Gebreyesus passed away

Mr. Tesfai Gebreyesus passed away

Asmara, 24 August 2019- The former member of FIFA and President of the Eritrean National Football Federation, Mr. Tesfai Gebreyesus passed away at the age of 78.Mr. Tesfai had worked for over 50 years as International Referee, FIFA’s and CAF’s Referees Instructor, as well as President of Football Confederation of East and Central African countries.

Mr. Tesfai had been a renowned International Referee for over 22 years and had successfully refereed the final African Cup in 1970 and 1980, at the Argentina World Cup 1978 and at the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984. Read more

August 21, 2019

Eritrean Delegation met President of South Sudan

Eritrean Delegation met President of South Sudan

Asmara, 21 August 2019 – Eritrean delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab met President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Myardit in Juba today, 21 August.The delegation delivered a message from President Isaias Afwerki focusing on measures for strengthening bilateral ties and mechanisms for regional integration.

President Salva Kiir stressed Eritrea’s long-standing solidarity with South Sudan and Welcomed the contents of President Isaias’ message. The two sides agreed on follow-up measures to boost both bilateral and regional ties. Eritrea’s senior delegation is now heading to Khartoum to deliver a message from President Isaias to the President of Sudan’s newly installed Sovereign Council.

August 17, 2019

Eritrea hosts CECAFA under-15 football tournament

Eritrea hosts CECAFA under-15 football tournament

Asmara, 16 August 2019–The first Central and Eastern Confederation of African Football Association (CECAFA) under 15 football tournament was officially opened today, 16 August in the Asmara Stadium here in the capital.

At the opening ceremony, high Government officials, Secretary General of CECAFA Mr. Nicholas Musonye, and Executive of the CECAFA under-15 tournament Ms. Doris Petra as well as heads of Sports Commissions and national sports federations took part.

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