Tag Archives: Excavation

Millions of Years Old Ancient Fossils Discovered in Eritrea

Human and animal fossils aged between 800 to one million and from 1.1 to 1.2 million were discovered in Eritrea
Human and animal fossils aged from 800 to one million and from 1.1 to 1.2 million were discovered in Eritrea through archeological excavation. (Photo: Excavation of ancient Adulis kingdom by Dr. Tsegai Medin)

BY SHABAIT

During archeological excavation conducted from 20 February to 1st March at the Gelalo sub-zone, the Northern Red Sea region, through the “Engel’ela-Ramud Project” fossil aged millions of years was discovered. Continue reading Millions of Years Old Ancient Fossils Discovered in Eritrea

Eritrea: Discovery of Ancient Human Remains in Buya

BY EMBASSY MEDIA

Ancient human remains have been discovered in the Northern Red Sea region believed to be of major significance in the history of human evolution. The discovery was made in partnership with the Commission of Culture and Sport, Museum of Northern Red Sea, and experts from Italy. Continue reading Eritrea: Discovery of Ancient Human Remains in Buya

Italian Archaeologists on a Mission to Eritrea to Discover the “African Pompeii”

Mission Adulis in Eritrea unearth a seventh-century city

Astonishing discovery. A team of Italian archaeologists excavated the ancient port city of the Axum Kingdom – Adulis, practically in perfect conditions. (Photo Credit: ANSA)

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A team of Italian archaeologists is bringing to light, from nothing and at the price of great labors, the legendary port of Adulis, Gem of the desert lost in the maze of time, where history and myth attract each other as sand dunes moved by the wind. Continue reading Italian Archaeologists on a Mission to Eritrea to Discover the “African Pompeii”

Italo-Eritrea Archeologists Discover Horn of Africa’s Oldest Churches

…. dates back to the second half of the 4th century.

The oldest churches in the Horn of Africa has been discovered in the ancient city of Adulis by a group of researchers from Eritrea and Italia. (photo: Ansa)

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An Italo-Eritrean mission found remains of two early Christian churches, which dates back to the second half of the 4th century, and, therefore, it is estimated that the Horn of Africa Christianity would have extended few decades after the Decree of Costantino, who, in 313 AD, made the practice of faith free. Continue reading Italo-Eritrea Archeologists Discover Horn of Africa’s Oldest Churches