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Eritrea: The Quandary of Human-Trafficking Issue

Let's all stand to heal our real wounds and protect the country and people we love
It will be an historic failure for our generation if we give-up trying to protect our nation from external enemies and from those opportunist, unpatriotic Eritreans who are buying personal satisfaction with the betrayal of their country’s safety and integrity. Let’s all stand to heal our real wounds and protect the country and people we love!

By Tsegai Medin (Spain),

ERITREA’s relentless unstable political situation has reached a new plateau. The corrupt political agenda in our region is unquestionably deceiving our people and sadly it is not organic; it is manufactured and politically imported by cold hearted superpowers and manipulative societies lately obediently implement by treacherous allies in the region.

It is true the insignificant and endless political vying in our region resulted, in a disastrous economic and cultural crisis for the people of the region. The economic and political instability, has forced the displacement of people; sometimes with heartbreaking results. This is especially true when embarking on dangerous and risky routes to Europe, the Levant and nearby African countries.  Continue reading Eritrea: The Quandary of Human-Trafficking Issue

Chinese Firm Restores Hirgigo Sea Water Desalination Plant

Water quality and output at the Hirgigo Desalination plant restored to 10 tons/hr from 1.4 tons/hr after cleaning operation made by Shanghai Bluestar Cleaning Company.

By China National BlueStar,

SHANGHAI Bluestar Cleaning Company has recently finished cleaning the sea water desalination plant at Hirgigo power station of Eritrea’s national power company.

In its first overseas project, the contract for the cleaning project for Hirgigo sea water desalination plant in Eritrea was signed in March 2014, with a value of RMB 800,000 (USD 130,000) for the first phase.  Continue reading Chinese Firm Restores Hirgigo Sea Water Desalination Plant

Power Outage to End in Eritrea

Hirgigo Power Plant in Massawa to go fully operational following a year long extension program

By TesfaNews,

The end of sporadic power supply in Eritrea is on the horizon as the extension and construction programs at the Hirgigo thermal power plant is almost complete.

According to African Energy Intelligence sources, Hirgigo power plant will go fully operational later this year.

The country have seen multiple power cuts in the last couple of years mainly due to shortfalls in the supply.  The current output at Hirgigo, the biggest plant in the country, and that of Belaza (17MW) accounts for 90% of all supply in Eritrea; and together lose 18% of the power they generate.  Continue reading Power Outage to End in Eritrea

ጕዕዞን መልእኽትን ኣምባሳደራት፡ ርዝነት፡ ብመለክዒ ርሕቀት!

ቃልን ድምጽን ኣብ 175 ከተማታት ዓለም ናይ ዝቕመጡ ኤርትራውያን ደለይቲ ሰላም መልእኽቲ ዝሓዙ ኣምባሳደራት ሰላም መንእሰያት ኤርትራ፡ ካብ ሽወደን ተበጊሶም ንጄኔቭ ሲዊዘርላንድ ንዘሎ 1700 ኪሜ ዝርሕቀቱ መንገዲ ፡ ድሕሪ ናይ ዓሰርተ ኣርባዕተ መዓልታት ናይ ብሽክሌታ ጉዕዞ ትማሊ ተልእኾኦም ብዓወት ዛዚሞም።

ተወልደ ብእምነት

ሚያዝያ 13፡ መበል ዓሰርተ ሰልስተ ዓመቱ ዘቝጸረ ብይን፡ ኮምሽን ዶብ ኤርትራን ኢትዮጵያን፡ ውዱብ ሕቡራት ሃገራት፡ ኤውሮጳዊ ሕብረት፡ ሓድነት ኣፍሪቃ፡ ኣመሪካን ካልኦት ኣውሓስትን ናይ ዓይኒ መሰኻኽር ሃገራትን፡ ነቲ ኣብ ከተማ ኣልጀርስ እተበጽሐ ኣህጉራዊ ስምምዓት፡ ብእኡ መሰረት ዝጸደቀ ቀያድን ናይ መዋዳእታን ፍርዲ፡ ተኸታቲለን ኣብ መፈጸምትኡ ከብጽሕኦ ንዝኣተውኦ ዝተመዘዛሉ ሓላፍነት ብምዝንግዐን፡ ክሳብ ሎሚ ላኣላዊ መሬትና ተጎቢጡ፡ እቲ ደጋጋሙ ክዕምጽን ከዳናግርን ዝጸንሐ ድሑር ስርዓት ኣዲስ ኣበባ ከኣ ሕጊ ክረግጽ፡ ከም ድላዩ ፈንጨራዕ ክብል ዕድል ዝህብ ሃጓፍ ረኺቡ ጸኒሑ ኣሎ።

ነቲ ብቕልጽም መኸተ ዘውሓስናዮ መሬት፡ ብሕጊ ረቲዕና ደጊምና ዘረጋገጽናዮን ርስቲ፡ ሕጂ’ውን ገና፡ ብዲፕሎማሲያዊ ቃልሲን ድፊኢትን ኣብ መዓልቦኡ ከነብጽሖ ተቐሲብና። ንፍትሒ ክንጽውዕ፡ ነቲ በለጻዊ ኣተሓሕዛን ኣድልዎን ክንእረም፡ ንዝሓለፉ ዓሰርተ ክልተ ዓመታት ብዘይ ዕርፍቲ ክንሰርሕን ከነተሓሳስብን ጸኒሕና። Continue reading ጕዕዞን መልእኽትን ኣምባሳደራት፡ ርዝነት፡ ብመለክዒ ርሕቀት!

What is Behind Ethiopia’s Most Recent Allegations Against Eritrea?

Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report says the allegation that Eritrea has funded or armed al-Shabaab is ridiculous; the Eritrean government is probably the most scrupulously secular state on the continent

By Sharmini Peries,

THIS is the Glen Ford Report on The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore.

Eritrea and Ethiopia, two of the world’s poorest countries, spent hundreds of millions of dollars in a war between them. They have suffered tens of thousands of casualties as a direct consequence of this war, and all over border disputes. Now Ethiopia’s calling for more sanctions against Eritrea.

Now joining me from Plainfield, New Jersey to discuss all of this is Glen Ford. Glen is a co-founder and executive editor of the Black Agenda Report.  Continue reading What is Behind Ethiopia’s Most Recent Allegations Against Eritrea?

Eritreans in the Bay Area Hold Rally for Truth, Peace and Justice

By Abdella Sifaf,

OVER 500 Eritreans and their friends held a “Rally for Truth, Peace, Justice and Eritrea” demanding an end to the ongoing occupation of Eritrean territories; immediate full implementation of the 13-year old Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission’s (EEBC) ruling, whose verdict was rendered on 13 April 2002; and the lifting of the illegal and unjust US-imposed UN sanctions on Eritrea.  Continue reading Eritreans in the Bay Area Hold Rally for Truth, Peace and Justice