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The Australian miner sold its 50 percent stake in the flagship Colluli potash project in Eritrea to China’s SRBG for $12...
01/13/2023
Eritrea: Danakali Strikes Colluli Sales Deal

The Australian miner sold its 50 percent stake in the flagship Colluli potash project in Eritrea to China’s SRBG for $121 million net.

Danakali Ltd has struck a binding share sale agreement with Sichuan Road and Bridge Group to sell its 50% stake in the Colluli potash project

Jeffery Feltman's evil objectives, as he himself elucidated in Foreign Affairs Magazine, are to wreck permanent and irre...
12/30/2022
In Rebuttal to Jeffery Feltman's Article on Foreign Affairs Magazine

Jeffery Feltman's evil objectives, as he himself elucidated in Foreign Affairs Magazine, are to wreck permanent and irreversible peace in our region.

Jeffery Feltman's evil objectives, as elucidated on Foreign Affairs Magazine, are to wreck permanent and irreversible peace in our region.

Ethiopian Federal Police Forces Enter Mekelle
12/30/2022
Ethiopian Federal Police Forces Enter Mekelle

Ethiopian Federal Police Forces Enter Mekelle

Ethiopia’s federal police enter Tigray's capital Mekelle to commence its constitutional mandate of guarding federal institutions and installations

Plane carrying first batch of Somali troops landed at Mogadishu airport
12/21/2022
Eritrea Trained Somali Soldiers Returning Home

Plane carrying first batch of Somali troops landed at Mogadishu airport

Somalia’s government says the first batch of the over 5,000 Somali soldiers who received a three-year military training in Eritrea returned home.

Biniam Girmay is the winner of the 11th African Cyclist Trophy for the third consecutive year.He is the first to achieve...
12/13/2022
Biniam Girmay Elected African Cyclist of the Year 2022

Biniam Girmay is the winner of the 11th African Cyclist Trophy for the third consecutive year.
He is the first to achieve this incredible hat-trick.

Eritrea's Biniam Girmay obtained the greatest number of votes to be elected African Cyclist of the Year 2022 for a third consecutive year.

Eritrean Surgeons, in conjunction with a Chinese medical team, have performed their first-ever spine surgery at the Hali...
12/12/2022
Chinese Medical Team Performs Spinal Surgeries

Eritrean Surgeons, in conjunction with a Chinese medical team, have performed their first-ever spine surgery at the Halibet Hospital in Asmara.

Chinese medical team, in conjunction with Eritrean doctors, performed the first-ever spinal surgery at Eritrean hospitals.

“Kenya treasures the cordial relations it enjoys with Eritrea and is keen on furthering this cooperation for regional st...
12/09/2022
Kenya's Leader Arrives in Asmara

“Kenya treasures the cordial relations it enjoys with Eritrea and is keen on furthering this cooperation for regional stability and prosperity of the two countries.” – President Ruto

President William Ruto of Kenya is undertaking an official visit to Eritrea at the invitation of President Isaias Afwerki.

“Any pessimist can dig holes in the agreement, undermine it and try to prevent it from being implemented. But no agreeme...
11/30/2022
Obasanjo: How I Helped Resolve Ethiopia’s Tigray Conflict

“Any pessimist can dig holes in the agreement, undermine it and try to prevent it from being implemented. But no agreement between two belligerents for peace will ever be regarded as perfect by all because it must, necessarily, be based on compromise."

- Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has recounted how he helped to resolve the conflict between Ethiopia and Tigray rebels.

Eritrea's Role to Cease Regional Conflicts
11/22/2022
Eritrea's Role to Cease Regional Conflicts

Eritrea's Role to Cease Regional Conflicts

The Horn of Africa region has endured endless conflicts, spanning from the struggle for independence, and civil war in Somalia to ethnic tensions

There were times when a truce was agreed upon by Ethiopia and TPLF, but the terror group is infamous for using it as a b...
11/19/2022
The Likelihood of Another TPLF War Despite Truce

There were times when a truce was agreed upon by Ethiopia and TPLF, but the terror group is infamous for using it as a breathing space for acquiring more weapons and recruiting troops.

There were times when truce was agreed upon, but TPLF used it as breathing space for acquiring more weapons and recruiting troops

Humanitarian convoys carrying desperately needed food aid entered Tigray for the first time since a ceasefire agreement ...
11/16/2022
More Aid Enter Ethiopia’s Tigray Region Following Truce

Humanitarian convoys carrying desperately needed food aid entered Tigray for the first time since a ceasefire agreement was signed two-week ago.

Aid convoys have entered the northern Ethiopian region of Tigray for the first time since a ceasefire agreement was signed two-week ago.

Celebrating the life of Clarence Holbert, the Chief designer of the Eritrean currency, as the country marks the 25th ann...
11/09/2022
Clarence Holbert (1944-2018): Designer of the Eritrean Currency

Celebrating the life of Clarence Holbert, the Chief designer of the Eritrean currency, as the country marks the 25th anniversary of the circulation of its first national banknotes and coins – the Nakfa.

Clarence Holbert, the second African American engraver to work at the US Bureau of Engraving and Printing, was the chief designer of Eritrea’s currency

The Ethiopian gov't and Tigray rebel forces agree to end hostilities.
11/02/2022
Ethiopia, Tigray Rebels Agree to Truss

The Ethiopian gov't and Tigray rebel forces agree to end hostilities.

The African Union's mediator announced today that the Ethiopian gov't and TPLF rebel group have agreed to truce.

“We are ruling out genocide, just because the level of evidence is not enough at the moment” - Amnesty
10/27/2022
Second Day of Ethiopia Peace Talks in South Africa

“We are ruling out genocide, just because the level of evidence is not enough at the moment” - Amnesty

The first formal peace talks between the warring sides in the brutal two-year conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region enter into the second day in South Africa.

In keeping with its longstanding precedent, established over several decades, the TPLF has spent the last two years repe...
10/26/2022
The TPLF and A “Commitment to Peace”

In keeping with its longstanding precedent, established over several decades, the TPLF has spent the last two years repeatedly rebuffing offers for peace and breaking ceasefires.

Just wait and see how it frustrates the so-called "peace talks" currently held in South Africa.

In keeping with its longstanding precedent the TPLF has spent the last two years repeatedly rebuffing offers for peace and breaking ceasefires.

TPLF’s illicit War of Insurrection, which could have been terminated early on, if not averted from the outset, was given...
10/24/2022
Humanitarian Ruses for Prolonging a Conflict

TPLF’s illicit War of Insurrection, which could have been terminated early on, if not averted from the outset, was given a long lease of life as the Villain became the Victim in a theatrical, though tragic, role reversal without historical precedence.

TPLF’s gambit and deception of the highest order could not have conceivably gained credibility and traction without the collusion of its enablers

Trek-Segafredo have signed Natnael Tesfatsion from Drone Hopper-Androni Giocattoli on a two-year deal and he becomes the...
10/15/2022
Natnael Tesfatsion Joins Trek-Segafredo

Trek-Segafredo have signed Natnael Tesfatsion from Drone Hopper-Androni Giocattoli on a two-year deal and he becomes the eighth Eritrean rider to ride in the WorldTour

Trek-Segafredo have signed Natnael Tesfatsion from the Italian ProTeam Drone Hopper-Androni Giocattoli on a two-year deal.

Ethiopia has issued an ultimatum to Ireland over its hostile stance on the nation’s conflict against a separatist rebel ...
10/14/2022
Ethiopia Warns Ireland Over 'Hostile' Stance

Ethiopia has issued an ultimatum to Ireland over its hostile stance on the nation’s conflict against a separatist rebel group, the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF)

Ethiopia warns to sever ties with Ireland over its hostile stance on the nation's conflict with Tigray separatist rebel groups (TPLF)

Eritrea’s Colluli potash project is the world’s largest and most advanced Sulphate of Potash (SOP) greenfield developmen...
10/04/2022
Chinese Company to Acquire Stake in Eritrea SOP Project for US$166m

Eritrea’s Colluli potash project is the world’s largest and most advanced Sulphate of Potash (SOP) greenfield development project with a mine life in excess of 200 years.

Danakali (ASX: DNK) is selling its 50pc stake of the Colluli potash (SOP) project in Eritrea to a Chinese company for USD166m.

Eritrea, Education and Social Justice
10/03/2022
Eritrea, Education and Social Justice

Eritrea, Education and Social Justice

Mr. Musa Naib, DG at the Ministry of Education said education in Eritrea is one of the basic components in efforts to ensure social justice.

Nearly six million people in the Tigray region are held hostage by warlords in control of the region. Those in favor of ...
10/01/2022
Ethiopia’s Tigray Rebels Must be Held to Account

Nearly six million people in the Tigray region are held hostage by warlords in control of the region. Those in favor of ending this war are advised to stop drawing false equivalency between the rebels and government. Continued indulgence of TPLF has already exacerbated the human cost.

Six million people in Tigray are held hostage by warlords in control of the region. It's time to hold Tigray rebel leaders accountable.

Washington’s new ambassador to Sudan has said there would be “consequences” for hosting a Russian naval base.
09/29/2022
US Threatens Sudan Over Russian Military Base Plan

Washington’s new ambassador to Sudan has said there would be “consequences” for hosting a Russian naval base.

The U.S ambassador to Sudan warned of consequences if Khartoum allows Russia to establish a military base on the Red Sea coast.

US Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa said Washington will not rush to use the sanction card right now as the main foc...
09/21/2022
US Won't Rush to Sanction Officials Over Tigray War: Envoy

US Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa said Washington will not rush to use the sanction card right now as the main focus is bringing the parties to the negotiation table.

US Special envoy for the HoA, Mike Hammer, said Washington will rely on relationship and strategic partnership with Ethiopia to end Tigray war.

Eritrea dismisses the EU's latest accusations as "factually baseless" as it overlooks the fundamental causes and dynamic...
09/16/2022
Eritrea Rejects EU’s Unwarranted Accusations

Eritrea dismisses the EU's latest accusations as "factually baseless" as it overlooks the fundamental causes and dynamics of the ongoing war in Ethiopia.

Eritrea dismissed EU's latest accusations as "factually baseless" as it overlooks the fundamental causes and dynamics of the conflict in Ethiopia.

After ending the ceasefire that was observed since March with its reckless attack on a town in the Amhara region on Augu...
09/10/2022
Tigray Rebels Beg for Conditional Truce

After ending the ceasefire that was observed since March with its reckless attack on a town in the Amhara region on August 24, the TPLF rebel leader wrote a letter to the UN Secretary-General to beg if some kind of “conditional truce” is possible this time.

In a letter sent to the UNSG, Tigray rebel leader called for a conditional cessation of hostilities as fighting escalates on multiple fronts.

The UN High Commission for Refugees acknowledges that refugee shelters in eastern Sudan have been used for military recr...
09/07/2022
UN: Sudan Refugee Camps Used for Military Recruitment

The UN High Commission for Refugees acknowledges that refugee shelters in eastern Sudan have been used for military recruitment.

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees acknowledges that refugee shelters in eastern Sudan have been used for military recruitment.

Hundreds of ex-UN peacekeepers from Tigray, who applied for political asylum in Sudan earlier this year, have joined TPL...
09/02/2022
Ex-UN Peacekeepers from Tigray Battle for Control of Key Border Town

Hundreds of ex-UN peacekeepers from Tigray, who applied for political asylum in Sudan earlier this year, have joined TPLF's battle for control of the key town [Humera] to open a weapons-supply corridor with Sudan and potentially launch an attack on Eritrea.

Hundreds of ethnic Tigrayans from Ethiopia who served in a UN peacekeeping force before have joined the TPLF battle for control of Humera town

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In an opinion piece for the Foreign Policy website, TPLF rebels spokesman admits undertaking "a preemptive operation" to disarm and neutralize the northern command - a move he considers "a legitimate act of self-defense."
Meet 2nd Lieutenant Hana Kidane, a 23-year-old Eritrean Air Force pilot who recently graduated from the Eritrean College of Aviation.
“Ukraine is sadly a victim and has been scapegoated in the overarching scheme of “tightening the noose on Russia,” - Eritrea said.
Eritrean Skier Shannon Abeda came 39th out of 88 contestants from 60 nations to become the only African to complete the event.
President of Eritrea Isaias Afwerki met Mikhail Bogdanov, Special Representative of President Vladimir Putin for the Middle East and Africa, on Feb. 7th. The visit underscores the readiness of the Russian Federation for all-rounded cooperation with Eritrea.
A new era of partnership has been forged between Eritrea and the United Nations with the launch of a $720m UNSDCF for the 2022 - 2026 period.
Eritrean beats Molano and Nizzolo at Challenge Mallorca
After winning Eritrea’s first world championships medal, Biniam Girmay is poised to blaze new trails in the bunch sprints.
A delegation of 24 UN Regional Directors arrived in Eritrea to launch the new UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (2022 – 2026)
"Developments in every country in this region affect Eritrea, but relatively speaking, Ethiopian developments affect us even more directly, which is why we remain committed to its stability and its people’s wellbeing." - President Isaias Afwerki
Eritrea has one of the lowest rates in sub-Saharan Africa. After meeting the Millennium Development Goals, it's now on track to meet the Sustainable Development Goal on child mortality by 2030. How did they manage?
The following is excerpts (abridged) of President Isaias interview that was conducted on 8, January 2022 with local media on the occasion of the New Year. :
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