President Obama Urged to Reconcile Eritrea, Ethiopia
[African Arguments] President Obama is in the midst of a historic visit, having travelled to his ancestral homeland, Kenya, where his father hails from, and now Ethiopia -- one of Africa's "lion" economies and an important ally of Washington in the volatile region of the Horn of Africa.
Eritrea Festival 2015 Opens At Expo Ground
[Shabait] Asmara -President Isaias Afwerki today opened Eritrea Festival 2015 at Expo Grounds here in the capital. Present on the occasion were Government and PFDJ officials, heads of National Unions and members of the Diplomatic corp. The President observed the different sections of the Festival during which he received briefings.
NUEW Central Council Holds 2nd Regular Meeting
[Shabait] Asmara -The Central Council of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) held its 2nd regular meeting in Embatkala on July 22.
Paa Asmara Goes Home Today - the World of Ghana Sports Celebrates the Life of Sir Cecil Jones Attuquayefio
[Ghanaian Chronicle] It is a fact universally acknowledged that very few great footballers go on to become successful managers. One could count such personalities on the finger tips. Someone like Johan Cryuff of Holland, who led the Dutch national team to reach the finals of the 1974 and 1978 World Cup as a footballer and went on to introduce the concept of total football as a coach, is a special breed.
President Obama's Trip to Ethiopia and Impact to the Regional Politics.
[Ethiopian Herald] The Horn of Africa after World War II has been in turmoil ever since the colonialists left the area. The subsequent division of Somalia between Great Britain and Italy is the source of all evils in Somalia today.
Bulgaria to Accept 500 Refugees Through Migration Plan
[Shabelle] Bulgaria will accept 500 refugees, mainly from Italy and Greece, more than a third less than the number initially proposed in the European Union's migrant redistribution plan.
Research Laboratory Inaugurated in Hamelmalo College
[Shabait] Asmara -A new building for research laboratory was inaugurated in Hamelmalo College of Agriculture on July 19th. The 4 million US dollars project was jointly sponsored by the Eritrean government and the African Development Bank.
Anseba Region - 90 Students Complete Course in Photography
[Shabait] Asmara -A total of 90 students have completed photography courses organized by the NUEYS branch office in Anseba region.
410 Students Graduate From Hamelmalo College of Agriculture
[Shabait] Asmara -A total of 410 students have graduated from the Hamelmalo College of Agriculture with Master of Science and Bachelor of Science Degrees as well as Diplomas. The event coincided with the 10th anniversary of the opening of the College.
Eritrea Participating in Dana Cup International Soccer Competition
[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea is taking part in the current Dana Cup international soccer competition through two soccer teams from the Eritrean Sports Association in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Ethiopia Redraws the Red Line Vs Eritrea
[Ethiopian Herald] Having failed to deter the Isayas regime from its subversive activities, the only, rational, politically and legally acceptable option for Ethiopia is to re-establish the resolve required for a credible deterrence by demonstrating a willingness to respond to Eritrea's non-compliance.
Eritrean Translators 'Intimidating Refugees' in Germany
[Deutsche Welle] Eritrean translators are deliberately mistranslating the testimonies of refugees during their hearings, according to dissidents' groups in Germany. Some are even intimidating them into hiding human rights abuses.
7th Grass Roots Festival of Central Regions Begins
[Shabait] Asmara -The 7th children's grass roots festival of the Central region begins on 19 July at the Asmara Stadium under the theme "Sport is a forum through which we can attain our objective and aspiration".
Residents of Hagaz Expressed Readiness to Develop Social Service Provision Institutions
[Shabait] Keren -The residents of Hagaz semi-urban center expressed readiness to reinforce participation in the efforts to develop social service provision institutions in their area.
Eid Eid Al-Fitr Celebrated Nationwide
[Shabait] Asmara -Eid Al-Fitr was today celebrated across the nation in a colorful manner.
Soil and Water Conservation Programmes
[Shabait] Asmara -Inhabitants of Qerana-Kudo Administrative area have launched collective soil and water conservation campaigns. The Area administrator, Mr. Girmai Hagos, stated that the endeavors are aimed at raising farm output as well as at combating erosion. Tangible outcomes gleaned in the past have been useful to stimulate and spur current activities, the Administrator underlined.
Local Government Minister Inspects Development Activities in Habero Sub-Zone
[Shabait] Habero -Mr. Woldenkiel Abraha, Minister of Local Government, inspected development activities in Habero sub-zone this week. The Minister was accompanied by the Governor of Anseba region, Mr. Ali Mahmud, during his tour.
Community Initiative in Support of Martyrs' Families
[Shabait] Areza -The inhabitants of Mai-Dima and surroundings in Areza sub-zone have extended financial support to 93 martyrs' families through raising over 160, 000 Nakfa.
Central Region - Grade 11 Students Leave for Sawa
[Shabait] Asmara -About seven thousand Grade 11 students from the Central region, 50% of whom are females, left for Sawa today to pursue Grade 12 studies there, in addition to taking part in the 29th round National Service program.
For Higher Youth Awareness
[Shabait] Shambuko -Endeavors are being stepped up to raise the all-round competence of the youth in Shambuko sub-zone, and thereby enhance their role in the nation-building process. This was disclosed during the concluding phase of an awareness raising program.