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TPLF’s Abay Tsehaye Makes Desperate Plea to Eritrean President

BY ETHIOPIA OBSERVER

One of the founders of the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF), Abay Tsehaye has made a desperate plea to Eritrean leader Isaias Afwerki to transcend what he called old enmities and join in an alliance with the rank and file of TPLF. Continue reading TPLF’s Abay Tsehaye Makes Desperate Plea to Eritrean President

President Isaias Back to Ethiopia for Another Visit

BY TESFANEWS

On the invitation of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki arrived in Addis Ababa this morning to conduct a two-day working visit in Ethiopia.

Upon arrival at Bole International Airport, Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed and higher government officials accorded him a warm welcome. Continue reading President Isaias Back to Ethiopia for Another Visit

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Receives Eritrean President

President Isaias Afwerki held extensive talks, today in Abu Dhabi, with Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed.

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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received on Tuesday, President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea. Continue reading Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Receives Eritrean President

Interview with President Isaias Afwerki (Part I)

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki was interviewed by local media on topical regional issues concerning Sudan, Ethiopia, Egypt, Turkey and Somalia on 14th January. Here are excerpts of the interview.

BY SHABAIT

President Isaias Afwerki was interviewed by local media on topical regional issues on Sunday, 14 January this month. Shabait.com is serializing Excerpts of the interview. Continue reading Interview with President Isaias Afwerki (Part I)

Afwerki’s Cairo Visit Highlights Historic Relations Between Egypt and Eritrea

President Isaias Afwerki’s recent visit to Cairo brings to light the distinguished history of relations between the two countries that was dating back to the 1950s. (Photo: MENA via AP)

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The visit of Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki to Cairo is a new link in the process of distinguished relations between Egypt and Eritrea, in light of the historical ties between the two countries.

The visit, which comes at a time of strong Egyptian return to the African scene is taking place, brings to light the history of relations between the two countries, dating back to the 1950s. Continue reading Afwerki’s Cairo Visit Highlights Historic Relations Between Egypt and Eritrea

Eritrea President: Reforming and Restructuring the African Union a Priority Task

The existing AU structure is not in consonant with the realities of the continent.

BY THE MESSENGER

President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea has given a speech saying that the existing African Union (AU) structure is “a carbon copy of the European Union,” appealing for reforms at the African body.

As reported by the Eritrean state information ministry, “President Isaias stated that the existing African Union structure is a carbon copy of the European Union; it is not in consonance with the realities of the continent.”

“It is thus timely to restructure the African Union to ensure optimal alignment with the aspirations of the African populations and that is responsive to the changing international order. Eritrea is naturally ready to play its modest part in this effort,” the president added. Continue reading Eritrea President: Reforming and Restructuring the African Union a Priority Task