February 12, 2020

Monetary support to disadvantaged families

Monetary support to disadvantaged families

Asmara, 12 February 2020 –The Eritrean Community in Israel contributed a total of 162,164 USD in support of war disabled veterans and families of martyrs. The monetary contribution includes 77,644 USD to families of martyrs’ and 54,960 USD to war disabled veterans, the report indicated.

The Eritrean community in Israel also conducted activity assessment meeting on 8 February and charted out action plan for 2020. Read more

February 11, 2020

Eritrea participates at 33rd ordinary AU summit

Eritrea participates at 33rd ordinary AU summit

Asmara, 11 February 2020- Eritrea participated at the 33rd African Union summit of heads of State and Government held from 9 to 10 February in Addis Ababa  under the theme “Silencing the Gun: Creating Conducive Condition for Africa’s Development”.

The Eritrean delegation was headed by Mr. Biniam Berhe, Charge d’Affiars at the Eritrean Permanent Mission to the African Union.

At the opening session report on the objective situation of the African Union was presented by President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt.

According to the report President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi presented the document for revitalizing the African Union was ratified at the summit of the Executive Ministerial Council, legal protocols for elucidating responsibilities of member countries, the Economic Commission for Africa and African Economic Zones were ratified and the preparation for the operational of the office of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement in Ghana has been finalized. Read more

February 10, 2020

Interview of President Isaias Afwerki with...

Interview of President Isaias Afwerki with national media outlets

Massawa, 10 February 2020-  In the second part of the interview with Eri-Tv and Radio Dimtsi Hafash, President Isaias Afwerki gave detailed elaboration on the underlining rationale and phase by phase implementation of new salary scale in the civil service, housing programs for 2020, infrastructural programs to enhance wealth creation and priority development projects for 2020.

Regarding the phase by phase implementation of the new salary scale, President Isaias noted that speculative and illicit practices and the subsequent inflationary pressures had rendered the previous salary scale almost nominal. Read more

February 8, 2020

Interview of President Isaias Afwerki with...

Interview of President Isaias Afwerki with national media outlets

Massawa, 08 February 2020-     In the first part of the interview with Eri-Tv and Radio Dimtsi Hafash, President Isaias Afwerki elaborated the recent developments in the region from Eritrea’s perspective policy stance.

President Isaias acknowledged the historic and bold initiative of Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed for fully accepting the EEBC ruling and initiating reform of policy of institutionalized ethnic polarization of Ethiopia. Read more

Official commemoration of Operation Fenkil

Official commemoration of Operation Fenkil

Massawa, 08 February 2020- The official ceremony of the commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Operation Fenkil was conducted today 8 February with enthusiasm under the theme “Operation Fenkil for Development”.

At the official ceremony that was attended by President Isaias Afwerki, Ministers, Government and PFDJ officials, Army Commanders and a number of nationals, the Governor of the Northern Red Sea region, Brig. Gen. Tekle Libsu said that national Holidays are reminders for renewing commitment to preserve and strengthen the peace that is attained through strong perseverance and resilience of the Eritrean people and its leadership. Read more

Press Statement on US Travel Ban

Discussion forum by Eritrean and Sudanese...

Urge for enhanced awareness on Coronavirus

Heads of State and Government Meeting Between...

Activities by Eritrean nationals in Diaspora

Embassy of China in Eritrea celebrated Chinese New...