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ERITREA: A Gateway to Africa

ERITREA: A new nation with the oldest civilization in Africa
ERITREA: A new nation with the oldest civilization in Africa

By Yosef Tesfasilase,

ERITREA is located on the Horn of Africa (North East Africa), and borders with Ethiopia on the south, Djibouti on the south-east, Sudan on the north-west, and Red Sea on the north along with Dahlak Archipelago and other small islands.

Eritrea, with a land area of about 125.000 km2, is roughly the size of England, or the state of Pennsylvania, USA. The coastline measures around 1.200 km and off it there are over 350 islands, of which 210 comprise the area of the Dahlak Archipelago.  Continue reading ERITREA: A Gateway to Africa