August 27, 2019

CECAFA participants: Tour to development project...

CECAFA participants: Tour to development project sites

Asmara, 27 August 2019- The senior officials of the Central and Eastern Confederation of African Football Association (CECAFA), heads and coaches of the national teams of various countries that are here to participate at the CECAFA under 15 football tournament visited various development sites in the Southern region. 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 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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July 30, 2019

Workshop on New Era in Horn of Africa and...

Workshop on New Era in Horn of Africa and implication for China-Africa relation

Asmara, 30 July 2019- The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China organized a workshop today, 30 July on the new era of peace and cooperation in the Horn of Africa and its implications for China-Africa relations.

Speaking at opening event, Mr. Yang Zigang, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Eritrea, said that China always insists a “four-uphold” approach in pursuing cooperation with Africa; uphold sincerity, friendship, equality and common interest and that the new era unfolding in the region will create favorable situation. Read more

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