January 29, 2013

Statement by H.E Ambassador Girma Asmerom,at the...

Statement by H.E Ambassador Girma Asmerom,at the African Union Summit, 28 January 2013, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Italian-Eritrean scientists uncover...

Italian-Eritrean scientists uncover million-year-old fossil

Italian-Eritrean scientists uncover million-year-old fossil28/01/2013 Gazzetta del Sud online | Milan, January 28 – An Italian-Eritrean research team has discovered skull fragments of a human ancestor dating back approximately one million years. The fossils were found at Muhuli Amo in Eritrea, which lies in the Horn of Africa, at an archaeological site where a wealth of early tools have been found.

The international research team, led by paleoanthropologist Alfredo Coppa of Rome’s University Sapienza, says the skull fragments belong to the same individual whose remains have been previously discovered by researchers. Read more

President holds talks with Special Representative...

President holds talks with Special Representative of the Russian President for the Middle East


The two sides decided that representatives from both countries need to further discuss the addressed issues so as to ensure concrete outcome. Furthermore, they conducted discussion as regards regional and international issues that concern both countries.

President Isaias expressed Eritrea’s support for Russian initiative towards ensuring peace and stability in the Horn of Africa. Read more

January 25, 2013

Director-General Yumkella to participate in World...

Director-General Yumkella to participate in World Economic Forum in Davos

 Director-General Yumkella to participate in World Economic Forum in DavosDAVOS/VIENNA, 24 January (United Nations Industrial Development Organization) – The Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Kandeh K. Yumkella, is playing a leading role in the 43rd annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) taking place this week in the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos. Read more

January 24, 2013

Maulid al-Nabi celebrated nationwide

Maulid al-Nabi celebrated nationwide

Maulid al-Nabi celebrated nationwideAsmara, 24 January 2013 – Maulid al-Nabi was today celebrated nationwide with devout zeal.

The celebration here in the capital was conducted at the Al-Khulafae Al-Rashidin Mosque in the presence of government and PFDJ officials, religious leaders as well as a number of diplomats and thousands of members of the faithful.

Speaking at the observance, the Eritrean Mufti, Sheikh Al-Amin Osman congratulated followers of the Islamic Faith, and called on them to extend a helping hand to orphans and families of martyrs. Sheikh Al-Amin further wished peace and prosperity to the nation. Read more

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Resolve to strengthen participation in national...

Urban Safety and Security: The Case of Asmara

Nationals abroad organize memorial services