January 11, 2020

Joint Communiqué on the Visit of the President of...

Joint Communiqué on the Visit of the President of Somalia H. E. Mohammed Abdullahi Mohammed to Eritrea

At the official invitation of H. E. President Isaias Afwerki, H. E. Mohammed Abdullahi Mohammed, President of Somalia, visited Eritrea from 10-11 January, 2020. During the visit, the two leaders held frank and extensive talks on bilateral relations and regional matters of common interest.

The two Presidents noted with satisfaction the robust growth in bilateral cooperation since the signing of their Joint Declaration on Friendship and Comprehensive Cooperation on July 29, 2018 in Asmara.

The two Heads of State also appreciated the progress in the cooperation between Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia based on their Tripartite Agreement of September 2018. Read more

January 10, 2020

President of Somalia on working visit in Eritrea

President of Somalia on working visit in Eritrea

Asmara 10 January 2019 – President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed of the Federal Republic of Somalia arrived in mid morning hours of today, 10 January for two-day working visit in Eritrea.

Upon arrival at the Asmara International Airport, President Mohamed and his delegation were accorded warm welcome by President Isaias Afwerki.

President Isaias Afwerki and President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed in their first meeting at State House held extensive discussion on the progress of bilateral ties as well as regional issues of vital interest to both countries. Read more

December 26, 2019

President Isaias and PM Dr. Abiy laid foundation...

President Isaias and PM Dr. Abiy laid foundation of Eritrean Embassy

Asmara, 26 December 2019- President Isaias Afwerki and Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed today laid the foundation stone for the new Eritrean Embassy building in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Speaking at the event, Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed described the occasion as “Christmas gift to the people and Government of the people of Ethiopia to the people and Government of Eritrea”. Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed also expressed readiness in 2020 to strengthen cooperation with Eritrea in all sectors. Read more

December 25, 2019

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit in...

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit in Ethiopia

Asmara, 25 December 2019- President Isaias Afwerki in the morning hours of today departed to Ethiopia at an invitation of Dr. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

Upon arrival at the Bole International Airport, President Isaias and his delegation were accorded war welcome by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, Mr. Gedu Andargachew, Ethiopian Foreign Minister, Mr. Semere Russom, Eritrean Ambassador in Ethiopia, and Mr. Redwan Hussein, Ethiopian Ambassador in Eritrea and other senior Ethiopian Government officials.

The two leaders will discuss on enhancement of important bilateral relations and regional issues of interest to the two countries. Read more

December 18, 2019

Eritrea qualifies for The 2019 CECAFA Senior...

Eritrea qualifies for The 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup final

Asmara, 18 December 2019 –  Eritrea qualified for the 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup final following their 4-1 comprehensive victory over Kenya in the first mid-afternoon semi-final of the annual championship at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo in Kampala, Uganda yesterday.

Eritrea got it first goal from Kenya’s striker Oscar Wamalwa’s own goal in the 18th minute.

Three second half goals from Abel Solomon, Michael Habte and  Robel Kidane stamped the victory for Eritrea. Read more

Eritreans welcome New Year 2020 with...

President Isaias Afwerki’s New Year Message

President Isaias and PM Dr. Abiy laid foundation...

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit in...

Eritrea’s senior delegation visits Saudi Arabia

NUEW Executive Committee holds 11th regular...