January 8, 2019

General Secretary of Synod gives benediction

General Secretary of Synod gives benediction

Asmara, 07 January 2019 – His Holiness Abune Lukas, General Secretary of the Eritrean Tewahdo Orthodox Church, Synod, gave benediction in connection with Geez Christmas.

Stating that this year’s Geez Christmas is being celebrated for the first time at a time of the unfolding peace between Eritrea and Ethiopia, the General Secretary of the Synod wished the peoples of Eritrea and Ethiopia a Happy New year and Merry Christmas. Read more

January 5, 2019

Senior Eritrean delegation on working visit to...

Senior Eritrean delegation on working visit to Kenya

Asmara, 04 January 2019- Senior Eritrean delegation comprising Foreign Minister Mr. Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Mr. Yemane Gebreab are on a working visit to the Republic of Kenya.

The Eritrean delegation today, 4 January met and held discussion with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kenya, Ambassador Monica Juma on the progress and strengthening of the understanding reached between President Isaias Afwerki and President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya on 15 December. Read more

January 1, 2019

Eritreans welcome New Year 2019 with enthusiasm

Eritreans welcome New Year 2019 with enthusiasm

Asmara, 01 January 2019- The Eritrean people have welcomed New Year 2019 with enthusiasm and great hope of peace and development.

Participants at the concert held on the eve of the New Year at Bahti Meskerem Square said that the New Year 2019 is unique for it is being celebrated at the time of peace and friendship prospect between Eritrea and Ethiopia and the lifting of the unwarranted sanctions that has been imposed on Eritrea for the past nine years. Read more

December 27, 2018

Ambassador Semere Russom presents credentials

Ambassador Semere Russom presents credentials

Asmara, 27 December 2018- Mr. Semere Russom, has presented credentials to President Sahlework Zewde as Eritrea’s Ambassador to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

At the ceremony held at the Genet Luul State House in Addis Ababa, Ambassador Semere delivered President Isaias Afwerki’s message of good will to President Sahlework and the people and Government of Ethiopia. Read more

December 26, 2018

Press Release – Indian Ocean Newsletter:...

Press Release – Indian Ocean Newsletter: Yet another Wild Allegation

In its publication of 21 December, (No 1488), this month, the Indian Ocean Newsletter alleges that “the Ethiopian and Eritrean Presidents (sic?)  have indicated to their Somalian counterpart… their willingness to take over from AMISOM when it departs in 2021…..Eritrea is planning to dispatch 5,000 soldiers to Somalia as soon as the first AMISOM contingents leave in February”.

This is patently false. Read more

Ambassador Semere Russom presents credentials

Meeting on empowering women

Eritreans showcase Made – in – Eritrea...

President Isaias departed to Abu Dhabi

Joint Press Statement between Somalia and Eritrea

President Isaias departs for working visit to...