Construction of Housing Complexes in Asmara Begins
[Shabait]Asmara -The construction of housing complexes in Asmara for residential and business purposes has begun in line with the government's recent plan.
Prisoners Express Readiness to Enhance Participation in Endeavors to Prevent Communicable Diseases
[Shabait]Asmara -A number of prisoners have expressed readiness to enhance participation in endeavors to prevent communicable diseases. They made the pledge in connection with the marking of World AIDS Day this week in prison and rehabilitation centers.
'Abducted from Eritrea, Ethiopia and Sudan - Held for Ransom in Sinai'
The report The Human Trafficking Cycle: Sinai and Beyond will be presented to EU home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmstr├Âm in the European Parliament at 16.30 on 4 December.
Eritrea Military Trafficking Children - Report
[ERTA]The report entitled "The Human Trafficking Cycle: Sinai and Beyond" is being presented to EU home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmstr├Âm in the European Parliament on Wednesday.
Sub-Saharan Africa Scores Badly on Corruption Index
[VOA]Several African nations were among the worst performers in Transparency International's annual report on perceived corruption.
Report - Eritrean Military Trafficking Children to Sudan, Sinai
[Sudan Tribune]Addis Ababa -A new report published on Wednesday claims that Eritrean and Sudanese military officers are jointly working on trafficking thousands of Eritrean children who are being held hostage for ransom in Sudan and further sold on to a trafficking network in Sinai, Egypt.
Endeavors Being Exerted By Nuew Branch in Sweden to Enhance Organizational Capacity Witnessing Remarkable Outcome
[Shabait]Asmara -Reports indicated that the endeavors being exerted by the NUEW branch in Sweden with a view to enhancing its organizational capacity have witnessed remarkable outcome.
Eritrean Tesfom Ogbamariam Emerges African Champion in the Cycling Competition in Egypt
[Shabait]Asmara -Eritrean Tesfom Ogbamariam today emerged the African Champion in the cycling competition in Egypt preceding the renowned Namibian co-competitor Dan Kraven in the 155-Km tournament who seized the 2nd rank.
Ministry's Branch Conducts Seminar in Gash-Barka Region With a View to Giving Impetus to Activities Targeting Eradication of Malaria
[Shabait]Tessenei -The Ministry of Health's branch in Gash-Barka region has conducted a seminar with a view to giving impetus to activities targeting eradication of malaria, and thus the mapping out of the Pre-Eradication Plan thereof. The seminar witnessed the participation of heads of line ministries, department heads of the regional Administration, sub-zonal Administrators and health experts.
A New Report Says Eritrea's Military Is Involved in Trafficking the Country's Children
[Ethiopia Government]The report entitled "The Human Trafficking Cycle: Sinai and Beyond" is being presented to EU home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmstr├Âm in the European Parliament today (December 4). The report, by Dutch and Swedish researchers, Professor Mirjam van Reisen, Professor Conny Rijken and Meron Estefanos details the trafficking of refugees from the Horn of Africa who are targeted by criminal networks for extortion and exploitation.
First Round Anti-Polio Vaccination Campaign Described Successful in Gash-Barka Region
[Shabait]Barentu -The Health Ministry's branch in Gash-Barka region indicated that the first round anti-polio vaccination campaign which was conducted from 20 to 24 November was successful. It made the remark at an assessment meeting thereof, during which it was stated that 99.5% of the expected number of children below 5 years of age was met in the first phase of the immunization program.
Endeavors Being Exerted to Raise Women's Competence and Awareness Witnessing Positive Outcome in Anseba Region - Report
[Shabait]Keren -The NUEW branch in Anseba region indicated that endeavors being exerted towards raising the competence and awareness of members are witnessing positive outcome. It made the remark at a seminar conducted with teachers and school directors in Keren city, during which it was stated that the training courses organized for NUEW members and promotional activities launched with a view to doing away with harmful customary practices, as well as ensuring gender equality have given rise to remarkable outcome.
Eritrean National Team of Females Registers Remarkable Result in Cycling Tour in Egypt
[Shabait]Asmara -The National Team of Females today registered a remarkable result in the cycling tour in Egypt, in which Wehazit Kidane seized the 3rd rank. Moreover, team member Tsehaynesh Fitsum ranked 5th, while Yerusalem Gebru and Senait Mengis stood 9th and 14th.
Popular Undertaking Regarding Soil and Water Conservation, As Well As Renovation of Dirt Road Underway in Adi-Keih Sub-Zone
[Shabait]Adi-Keih, -Reports indicated that a popular undertaking as regards soil and water conservation, as well as renovation of dirt road is being conducted on daily basis in Adi-Keih sub-zone.
Disability Never an Impediment As Regards Demonstrating Self-Reliance, Say Disabled Nationals in Massawa
[Shabait]Massawa -A number of disabled nationals in the port city of Massawa said that disability is never an impediment as regards demonstrating self-reliance. They further lauded the endeavors being made by the government with a view to raising their production capacity, on the basis of which their livelihood is witnessing improvement.
Ministry Calls for Stepped-Up Efforts and Community Participation As Regards Promoting Socio-Economic Activities of the Disabled
[Shabait]Asmara -The Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare has called for stepped-up efforts and community participation as regards promoting socio-economic activities of the Disabled. It made the call today in connection with the marking of the World Day of the Disabled at Expo grounds.
Ministry Conducts Seminar With a View to Launching Committee Regarding Standardization of Select Seeds
[Shabait]Keren -The Ministry of Agriculture conducted a seminar in Keren city on the 29th of November with a view to setting up a committee that would work for standardization and follow-up of development of select seeds.
Eritrean Community in Austria Takes Part in Bazaar Organized By United Nations Women's Guild
[Shabait]Asmara -Eritrean community members in Austria have taken part in a bazaar organized last Saturday in Vienna city by the United Nations Women's Guild in which more than 70 countries took part.
Training Organized for Apicultural Farmers in Logo-Anseba Sub-Zone
[Shabait]Asmara -Reports indicated that training was organized for apicultural farmers in 14 villages in Logo-Anseba sub-zone with a view to raising honey production.
Eritrean Cyclist Daniel Teklehaimanot Holds Record of Championship At African Chronometric Competition in Egypt
[Shabait]Asmara -Reports indicated that Eritrean cyclist Daniel Teklehaimanot has for the fourth time held record of championship at the African Chronometric Competition in Egypt which was conducted today. It is to be recalled that Eritrea registered a vibrant victory in previous tournaments preceding National Teams of Algeria and Egypt, including in the competition of females.