January 24, 2020

Gash Barka: Regional Assembly conducts 18th...

Gash Barka: Regional Assembly conducts 18th regular meeting

Asmara, 24 January 2020 – The Assembly of Gash Barka region conducted its 18th regular meeting on 23 January, in Barentu under the theme “Integrated Soil and Water Conservation Effort for Enhanced Productivity”.

Underlining the significant contribution of soil and water conservation activity in redressing the environment and enhancing agricultural production, Mr. Osman Mohammed Ali, Chairman of the Assembly, said that soil and water conservation activity will be given priority task of the administration of the Gash Barka region for 2020, and called on members of the Assembly to play active role in organizing and mobilizing communities to that end. Read more

October 27, 2012

The Bread Basket of Eritrea Gash Barka region

The Bread Basket of Eritrea Gash Barka region

“We did not sell gold to buy food” – President Isaias Afwerki, NY 2011.

by Berhane Woldu | The morning light had broadened, gained greater depth, and lay in a clean sheet across the field, giving it a silver tincture. Not a single car was in sight except a carvel of camels traveling parallel to a tree-wreathed riverside. Read more

October 27, 2011

Gash Barka region: Efforts being made to...

Barentu, 27 October 2011- In continuation of efforts to enhance communication service in Gash-Barka region, telephone lines are being installed in 10 villages, besides putting in place the necessary infrastructure of installing internet lines in Barentu, Agordat and Tessenei towns, stated Mr. Haile Asfaha, from the infrastructure unit in the region. Read more

September 6, 2011

President inspects progress of...

Asmara, 5 September 2011- President Isaias Afwerki conducted a tour of inspection of the progress which development projects have made in Gash-Barka and Southern Administrative regions.

In the course of the inspection tour in Gash-Barka, the President visited Bademit Micro-dam in Golij sub-zone that is under construction through Bidho Construction Company, during which he observed its construction process and the volume of water the micro-dam had impounded. He also exchanges views with the staff engaged in the task. Read more

August 24, 2011

Gash-Barka: Administrator calls on...

Barentu, 24 August 2011- The Administrator of Gash-Barka region, Mr. Musa Rab’a, has called on associations of vegetable and dairy farmers to boost production, and thereby satisfy market demand.

In a meeting with representatives of the associations, Mr. Musa pointed out that the activities and outcome of such association has not made headway so far. Read more

Somali president returns home concluding two-day...

China: Contributing to World Peace and Development

Pre-recorded Message delivered by Foreign Minister...

Meskel Holiday celebrated nationwide

The “Interventionist” and “Destabilizer”...

Reflections on the International Day of Peace