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TPLF’s Vitriol Underscores President Isaias’ Consistent and Principled Message

President Isaias’ latest interview, once again, stirred TPLF’s establishment as he reiterates his solidarity toward ‘stable, united Ethiopia’

Consistently consistent. The Eritrean people and gov’t harbored neither animosity nor wish instability and disintegration to fall upon Ethiopia. The TPLF are still resentful to this principled stance as it has been the only obstacle to fulfill their agenda of creating an independent “Tigray Republic” by seceding from Ethiopia.

BY TESFAY ARADOM (PhD)

President Isaias Afwerki’s interview with ERI-TV on February, 2020 stirred huge repercussions because his historically consistent resolve to promote social harmony among Ethiopians and political integrity of Ethiopia. Continue reading TPLF’s Vitriol Underscores President Isaias’ Consistent and Principled Message

Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Domestic Issues

“Education and health services are the most important factors for economic development. The priority in investment is capacity building of our people” – President Isaias

BY SHABAIT

It is to be remembered that on 7 and 9 February 2020, National media outlets, Eri- Tv and Dimtsi Hafash Radio Program, have conducted exclusive interview with His Excellency President Isaias Afwerki on a range of subjects focusing both on regional and domestic issues. Continue reading Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Domestic Issues

Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Regional Issues (II)

“Political developments in Ethiopia affects Eritrea directly. So we need to closely monitor the situation and make our views known to avoid damages later. It is with this perspective that we should strive to make modest contributions.”

BY SHABAIT

It is to be remembered that on 7 and 9 February 2020, National media outlets, Eri- Tv and Dimtsi Hafash Radio Program, have conducted exclusive interview with His Excellency President Isaias Afwerki on range of subjects focusing both on regional and domestic issues. Continue reading Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Regional Issues (II)

(Opinion) The President’s Interview

President Isaias’ latest interview seems to have ruffled a few feathers, judging by the reaction of some, just like the saying that goes, “if you throw a stone into a pack of dogs, the one that yelps is the one that got hit.”

BY YAFET ZEREOU

The interview conducted by President Isaias Afwerki on Friday 7th February 2020 seems to have ruffled a few feathers, judging by the reaction of some. I am reminded of the saying, “if you throw a stone into a pack of dogs, the one that yelps is the one that got hit”. Continue reading (Opinion) The President’s Interview

Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Regional Issues

“We must contribute, to the extent that we can, to the positive changes that occur in Ethiopia. We should not be mere strangers to what might transpire in Ethiopia.” – President Isaias

BY SHABAIT

It is to be remembered that on 7th and 9th of February 2020, National media outlets, Eri- Tv and Dimtsi Hafash Radio Programme, have conducted exclusive interview with His Excellency President Isaias Afwerki on range of subjects focusing both on regional and domestic issues. Excerpts of the first part of the interview follow: Continue reading Excerpts of President Isaias Afwerki Interview on Regional Issues

Game Over for Ethiopia Ethnic Federalism: Isaias

On February 7, Eritrean state television broadcast a Tigrinya interview of with Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki where he criticized at length the polarization of Ethiopians along ethnic lines and the consequences it entails over Eritrea and the Horn of Africa region. Below are the unofficial translated excerpts.

BY GETACHEW GEBREKIROS TEMARE | ETHIOPIA-INSIGHT

The reason why this area is immersed in unceasing conflict is because of the direct interference of external forces. The enduring bloodshed in parts of the Horn of Africa is the upshot of substantial impact of these hostile powers. Continue reading Game Over for Ethiopia Ethnic Federalism: Isaias