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Houston MLK Oratory Competition Finalist Gabriel Seyoum Eritrean/American from Lockhart Elementary

AI Staff 2014-09-02
Gabriel Seyoum, a solemn 10-year-old Eritrean/American:  “I believe Dr. King would tell us that we are each other’s hope,” Gabriel asserted. “He would say: one hope,...

Eritrea: The Taste Of Bitter Truth

Bee Nasser 2014-08-27
No tears left to shed, the only thing there is, is the bitter taste of wrath. History records and never forgets, one day we might be remembered as the people that died to

Eritrea: The givers and the takers

Ararat Iyob 2014-08-26
Newspapers reported and visitors came back with stories of small miracles happening underground and about schools beneath acacia trees. The Diaspora was surprised but uplifted....

The Alliance between the Rashaida and the EPLF, Then and Now

Zekre Lebona 2014-08-19
Conversely, other tribes found traditional grazing areas turning into contested military areas and markets becoming inaccessible, leaving them with little coping mechanisms to...

The Bologna Festival Drama Part 2

Petros Tesfagiorgis 2014-08-16
I watched the demonstration against the PFDJ festival in Sweden on the Internet.  What strikes me the most is their call for dialogue, a direct appeal to the ordinary working...

The Flag

Ararat Iyob 2014-08-14
In 1952, Eritrea was federated with Ethiopia. In the process, an elected Eritrean Assembly, commonly known as “Baito Ertra” or in Italian, “L’Assemblea” came into being....

Easier Internet Access in Eritrea:

AI Staff 2014-08-11
One mechanism by which the Isaias regime keeps the masses inside Eritrea subdued is by keeping them misinformed. Now that the official media outlets like EriTv, Dimtsi Hafash and...

Conditions for asylum seekers worsen in Libya

IRIN 2014-08-11
The number of boats now departing Libya for Europe has increased from about five a day prior to the current conflict, to 15 a day, according to Meron Estefanos, an Eritrean journalist...

Bankrupting the merchants of fear

Selam Kidane 2014-07-26
…Kainotophobia Is an extreme fear of change. Almost everybody in this world has some level of this phobia or fear of change... the problem for us though, is the fact that change...

The Bologna Drama: The Voice for Democratic Change vs. the Sound of Oppression

Petros Tesfagherghis 2014-07-25
The festival of yesteryears Bologna was the get together of people bonded together in search of freedom and peace and to draw plans of how to support the struggle at home and evaluate...

Of Dreams and Death

Ararat Iyob 2014-07-23
... Martyrdom is part of religions such as Christianity at its inception. It is said that Christianity was the cause for the fall of the Roman Empire. Reason given, because there...

Dejen’s Syndrome: the Contradictions of the Eritrean Mind

Yosief Ghebrehiwet 2014-07-16
Eritreans are first and foremost prisoners of their minds. ... We can, in fact, say that Dejen was actually locked up in multiple prisons, the one inserted into the other like...

Spread the Hope - Vote for Azie Tesfai! @ Marie Claire

AI Staff 2014-09-02
Poverty she witnessed spurred her to find a way to help those in need. Proceeds from each piece of jewelry she designs go to "charities that contribute...

Eritrea: Peasants Rounded Up in Market Area.

Eskinder - Eritrea 2014-09-01
Yesterday, on August 30, 2014, there was a heavy round up in the morning hours on the Mai-Temenai – Kidane-Mehret area known as Enda-Kebti.    The...

Eritrea: Militia Rounding Up the Youth at Expo Festival

Eskinder - Eritrea 2014-08-29
Starting from 14/8/2014 a small unit of EDF soldiers was deployed at the EXPO area for the Festival of EXPO which was to be hosted from 16 - 23 August...

Eritrea: Brownouts continue in Asmara and environs

Eskinder - Eritrea 2014-08-28
On some areas, there was no electricity since Sunday up to today. But this time it is different from other times, "they give the scheduled electricity...

Eritrea: Currency fights back dictatorship

Arbi Harnet 2014-08-27
Freedom Friday (Arbi Harnet) activists have successfully launched an innovative project to encourage young Eritreans to resist the regime that is pushing...

Eritrea: Hizbawi serwait (Eritrean Militia) mandatory meeting

Various sources in Asmara 2014-08-26
I read a paper posted with a date of 25/8/2014 this morning in Tiravolo, that says all Hezbawi serawit in that area should be gathered in the coming sessions...

Eritrea: Cost of single loaf bread rise to 3.50Nkf

Eskinder - Eritrea 2014-08-26
It has been more than a year, since the shops in Eritrea stopped selling bread at the 35 cents rate (per bread price) using coupon. 

Eritrea: General Teklai Kifle aka "Manjus" after absence of over a month has returned to Asmara

AI Staff 2014-08-24
Our sources in Asmara have indicated the return of General Teklai Kifle aka "Manjus" after absence of a month and half has returned  to Asmara. Manjus...

Scores feared lost after boat sinks off Libya

aljazeera 2014-08-23
The coastguard official was unable to give any firm details of the nationalities of the victims or survivors, but added: "It seems that among them are...

Eritrean border guards shoot dead 10 civilians trying to flee

Sudan Tribune 2014-08-23
Samuel Gedion said he was among a group of 18 Eritreans who were trying to flee to Ethiopia two weeks ago. “Ten of them were killed, while three of...

Eritrea: Building or Destroying the Hope

Eskinder - Eritrea 2014-08-21
Soon after their arrival they were told they will walk on foot to Nakfa, and this created a distress not only to the students who expected a further study...

Thousands of phone calls to Eritrean parents: ‘do not to send your children to indefinite national...

Arbi Harnet 2014-08-20
Freedom Friday movement in collaboration with the Eritrean Forum for National Dialogue, this afternoon, made thousands of calls asking parents in Eritrea...

Eritrea: The use of Forced Labour at the Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea

HRC-Eritrea 2014-08-28
The Colluli Mining Share Company (CMSC) is a joint venture between the South Boulder Mines Ltd and the Eritrean National Mining Company (ENAMCO). ENAMCO,...

Vaccine Nation

Gabriel Guangul 2014-08-21
so rises; the idea of a nation in panic; in need of vaccination in defence of a state state in name; left to vegetate

Under the microscope - Between the frying pan into the fire

Al Jazeera 2014-08-21
تحت المجهر - بين الرمضاء والنار The story of Eritrean asylum in Sudan, which extends to about thirty years: what they have...


Madiha Al-Junaid 2014-08-19
Surprisingly, refugees appear quite understanding of their imprisonment, explaining that the Yemeni government was rightfully concerned about Yemen’s...

Urgent joint appeal letter:

EFND, EGS, HRCE, ICER 2014-08-14
We are extremely concerned by how the Eritrean political refugees are treated by the policies and actions of your administration.  We are appealing...

Eritrea: Ending the Exodus?

ICG 2014-08-09
The large emigration of youths is the clearest sign of extreme domestic discontent with Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki’s government. Social malaise...

Bologna - Game changer !

Petros Haile 2014-08-09
How is it possible to reverse from politics of anger and vengeance permanent solution to the crisis emancipate yourself from evil thoughts

What Wrong got Right

Ararat Iyob 2014-07-28
Dear readers, please note that while I compiled the quotations below in order to show that the whole book was not only about the effect of foreign nations,...

Textless Reign of Silence

Gabriel Guangul 2014-07-01
in a country called Eritrea where nobody knows where mobile phones find themselves locked in prison cells   immobilized by security codes; button...

Of Loose and Silent Tongues

Gabriel Guangul 2014-06-05
security codes lie in wait right beside the gate holding the tongue hostage blocking the air passage   stuck in the tunnels inside rusty pipes and...

Eritrea - there you are

Gabriel Guangul 2014-04-23
We are standing still; on our own and there you are; so close yet; so far away farewell; to a journey in the unknown   The time has come as it always...

Serious People - II

Ararat Iyob 2014-04-17
Well, He seems to have decided to let hurricanes blow new winds to penetrate new routes, new waves hailstorms hit pavements the seas grow hot and volcanoes...
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Eritrea: Sounds of September 18, 2001

AI Staff 2014-08-30
Eritrea: Sounds of September 18, 2001

Eritrea: The Taste Of Bitter Truth

Bee Nasser 2014-08-27
No tears left to shed, the only thing there is, is the bitter taste of wrath. History records and never forgets, one day we might be remembered as the people that died to live.

ሃገራዊ በዓላትና ብመንጽር ኣካይዳና

ኣስመረት መድሃኔ 2014-08-25
 ኣብ መዛዘሚ ጽሑፍና ብዕውት መኣዝን ክንምርሽ ልዑል ሃገራዊ ስኒትን ርግኣትን እምበር ክዕቀብን ክሕይልን ኣለዎ። ንምሕያሉ ክኣ ነንሕድሕድና እሂን ምሂን እናበልና ብቐጻሊ ድኻማትና ኣ...


AI Staff 2014-08-17
Asmarino’s mission was and still is to raise awareness among Eritreans and the wider public on critical Eritrean social and political issues so as to have clarity of understanding and make an informed decision on various matters of Eritrean concern. It is committed to stop the rape of a nation, the...

ኣዝማሪኖ፣ ዓሰርተ ሸውዓተ ዓመታት ኣብ ስራሕ

AI Staff 2014-08-17
ሎሚ ድሕሪ ዓሰርተ ሸውዓተ ዓመታት ምንጻፍ ኣዝማሪኖ መከራ ኤርትራውያን ኣብ ዝለዓለ ጥርዙ በጺሑ‘ሎ። እዚ ኸኣ ኣዝማሪኖ ካብቲ ዝሓለፈ ናይ ስራሕ ዓመታት ዝያዳ ክትሕይል ዘገድድ ኩነት‘ዩ...

أزمرينو .. ومسيرة 17 عام

AI Staff 2014-08-17
وأزمرينو طوال سنوات عمرها 17 دأبت على خدمة أبناء شعبنا الذين يحاول النظام عبثاً ترسيخ ثقافة الإستبداد في أذهانهم، فظلت أزمرينو من خلال مختلف وسائل نقل المعلومة والمعرفة...




ኣዝማሪኖ ትግርኛ

Eritrea: Sounds of September 18, 2001

Eritrea: Sounds of September 18, 2001

ናቕፋ ተዛሪቡ

ኣብ ውሽጢ ኤርትራ ዝርከቡ ኣባላት ዓርቢ ሓርነት ህዝቢ ኣንጽር ምልኪ ሓቢሩ ንኽልዓል ዝጽውዕ...

ትዕግስቱ ዝወድአ ህዝቢ ካብዚ ዝኸፍእ እንታይ’ዩ ክመጸና? ናብ ምባል በጺሑ

 እቲ ካብ ግዜ ንግዜ ተቐባልነቱ እናሃሰሰ ዝመጸን ብዝተፈላለየ መልክዕ ክግለጽ ዝኽእል ብርቱዕ...

ሃገራዊ በዓላትና ብመንጽር ኣካይዳና

 ኣብ መዛዘሚ ጽሑፍና ብዕውት መኣዝን ክንምርሽ ልዑል ሃገራዊ ስኒትን ርግኣትን እምበር ክዕቀብን...

መንእሰይ ኤርትራ፡  ኣቕልብ

እዞም ሎሚ ኣብ መሪሕነት ካብ ማሕረዲ  ኢሳይያስ  ሓሊፎም ኣብ ስልጣን ዘለዉ  ንዑኡ ወሲክካ    ...

ዙረት ናብ ኤርትራ፣ ንገልታዕታዕ!

ብዘይካ ብመቦቆልን ብዘርእን ካልእ ኤርትራዊ ንኽትከውን ዘኽእለካ እንታይ‘ዩ? መን‘ከ እዩ ...

Phonetic Systems (Geezsoft)

 Phonetic Systems (Geezsoft)