Eritreans believe in unity and are working hard in preserving it.
BY BRUH METSAE*
Professor PLO Lumumba recently gave a lecture to a group of Tanzanian students on the negative impact of regionalism and tribalism to a given society. On his speech which primarily focused on the adverse effects of tribalism on Africa, he applauded President Nierere’s of Tanzania for his tireless works in bringing his people of 120 ethnic groups together and “welded them into one nation”: The Tanzanians. Continue reading Regionalism, Tribalism and its Negative Consequences→
PUT hundreds of young Eritreans from around the world in one room, along with their dreams and aspirations and add some of the leading experts and thought leaders on Eritrea and what do you get? A very high energy and exciting conference!
The 10th Annual YPFDJ Conference was about the dreams and aspirations of Eritrean young people. It was about identity. It was about community building and consciousness raising. It was about building and sustaining a youth movement that will support a bright future for an Eritrea that is setting its own course, while setting itself apart from Western stereotypes about African countries. Continue reading Reflections on the 10th Annual YPFDJ North America Conference→