Political party leaders held a consultative meeting in the Ethiopian capital yesterday, Sunday, in preparation for their long-awaited Congress – the largest Eritrean gathering yet with the aim of ending Isaias Afewerki’s unhinged dictatorship believed to be the most repressive in Africa.
Over 550 participants from
ሰላም ኢለ ክጅምር ምኽንያቱ እንታይ ደኣ ተሃዊኹ ከይትብሉኒ እየ እምበር ኣነስ ቀልጢፈ ናብቲ ክሕብሮ ዚደለኹ ኪኣቱ ምደለኹ ዘሀውኽ ስለዝኾነ እየ። እሞ አንታይ ኣጋጢሙ ትብሉ ኣለኹም እነሆ እቲ ዘጋጥም ዘሎ ኣብ ዕለት 29/10/2011 ኣብ ኣስዋን ዚርከቡ እሱራት ኣሕዋቲና መከራ ክረኽቡላ ዝወዓሉ መዓልቲ ስለዚኾነት ኤምባስይ ኤርትራ ኣብ
A mass grave of Africans, mainly Eritreans and Sudanese was found at mountains of Sinai. These victims of Trafficking, Slavery, Torture and Rape were found by a team of investigating journalists of a major station, Channel 25. Disclaimer: THESE VIDEOS CONTAIN VERY DISTURBING GRAPHIC IMAGES
We at AEJE (Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile) are saddened and outraged by the unjust detention of Mr. Jemal Osman Humed and other opposition members by the Sudanese government and we thus call for their immediate release.
It is widely known that Eritrean journalists have
By Matthew Russell Lee, Exclusive
UNITED NATIONS, October 27 -- As the push for additional sanctions against Eritrea gathers strength in the UN Security Council, Eritrean president Isaias Afwerki has asked to come and personally speak to the Council, Inner City Press was told Thursday by
Swedish-Eritrean journalist Dawit Isaak, who has been imprisoned in Eritrea since 2001, has been moved from prison and may be dead, according to Swedish journalist Lars Adaktusson.
Speaking on his radio programme Radio 1, Adaktusson cited credible sources from Eritrea's opposition movement as indicating that Isaak
By James Copnall BBC News, Khartoum
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir says his country gave military support to the Libyan rebels who overthrew Col Muammar Gaddafi.
In a speech broadcast live on state television, Mr Bashir said the move was in response to Col Gaddafi's support for Sudanese
Three more Christians imprisoned for practicing their faith have died while inside military prison camps in western Eritrea, said officials from an international persecution watchdog group.
The number of believers in Christ now dying in the country while serving time in prison for their belief totals
ኣብ ሃገርና ዘሎ ወጅሂ ሃላይ ዝኾነ ስርዓት ህግደፍ ነቲ ዓማጺ ባህሪያቱ፡ ናህሩ ከይነከየ ይቕጽሎ ብምህላዉ፡
ቁስሊ ኤርትራ ሃገርናን ለዋህ ህዝብናን እንዳ ዓሞቀን፡ ካብ ዝባኣሰ ናብ ዝባኣሰ ተሰጋጊሩሉ ኣብ ዘሎ ወቕቲ እዩ፡
ሃገራዊ ዋዕላ ተኻዪዱ። ብሓቂ ካኣ ሃገራዊ ዋዕላ ብምክያዱ፡ ሓይለ ተቃውሞ፡ ካብ ወድባትን ሰልፍታትን ተሰጋጊሩ
October 25, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir and his Eritrean counterpart, Isaias Afewerki will today inaugurate a road linking their neighboring countries in the presence of the Qatari Emir Hamad Bin-Khalifah al-Thani.
The trio is due to meet in Sudan’s eastern state of
(CNN) -- Fighting in Libya started with anti-government demonstrations in February and escalated into a civil war.
Libyan fighters announced the fall of the last stronghold of former leader Moammar Gadhafi, and reports have since surfaced that Gadhafi was killed in the fighting.
International powers have
AFP: KHARTOUM — Sudan has condemned more than 300 Eritreans asylum seekers to "certain detention and abuse" by deporting them to one of the "most brutal" countries in the world, a rights group said on Tuesday.
"Sudan is forcibly returning men, women, and children to certain
My name is Samuel Peteros I am 14 years old and I currently live in the United Kingdom. Ever since I was a child I wondered how beautiful Eritrea is? After seeing Eritrea on a family vacation I realized how terrible dictatorship was in Eritrea,
Under UN rules, Eritreans are automatically entitled to asylum, whereas Ethiopians have no such collective asylum right.
By Talila Nesher
The Interior Ministry is deporting Eritrean asylum-seekers to Ethiopia even though it admits it cannot guarantee their safety there, a ministry document obtained by Haaretz shows.
ክቡራት ተኸታተልትና፣ ኣብ ዝሓለፈ ቀዳማይ ክፋል መንዩ ፈላላዪ መዛዘሚ ጽሑፍና ኣብዚ ካልኣይ ክፋል ናይ ህዝቢ ስሚዒታት ከነቕርብ ቃል ብዝእተናዮ መሰረት ካብ “ሳግላ ብላዕ ኣይትቕላዕ” ዝዓይነቱ ኣገባብ ተገላጊልና እቲ ዘየልቦ ግን ከኣ ህሉው ኮይኑ ከም ሕማም መናፍስቲ ኣብዘይጭበጥ ጸገም ሸሚሙና ዘሎ ፈርሱ ከነውጽዖ ኢና እኳ እንተዘይበልና
ኲናት ናይ መለኽትን ገበትን ንግዲ ኢዩ፡፡ውግእ ቅትለት ዕንወት ኣብ ዝኾነ ይኹን ግዜን ቦታን ቁቡል ኮይኑ ኣይፈልጥን ኢዩ፡፡ዋላ እቲ ተገዲድካ እትኣትዎ ኲናት ምረት በሰልኡ ዘንተ እለት ካብ ኣእሙሮ ዜጋታት ኣይሃስስን ኢዩ፡፡ ከም ባህሪ ቶታሊተርያን ስርዓታት ኲናት ፍቱን መጻንሒ መድሃኒቶም ኢዩ፡፡ እቲ ምንታይ እቲ እነኮ ኣብ መንበረ
ኣብ ዩ’ኤን ክትምጕት ከምዘለካ ሓቂ
ሶማል ክትረማምስ፡ ብኣውያት ክትበኪ
ቃዛፊ ክጋገ ምደለየ ዓርኪ።
ስልጣን መደበሩ ዝመስለካ ርስቲ
ቃዛፊ ክወድቕ ክጉሰስ ኣብ ሰርቲ
ኣበይ ደኣ ኔርካ ኣንታ መቛርስቲ።
ጥልም ኣቢልካዮ ኣብታ ጸልማት እዋን
ርሻን ተተረፈስ ትኹል ድንኳን
ባጽዕ ዘይበልካዮ ንዓ ደሓን።
ካብዛ ኩላ ሰሜን እንታይ ተመሃርካ
ቆርበት ከይተመልጠ ጨፈቕፈቕ ከይበልካ
ሰላሕ ኢልካ ውጻእ ደጊም ይኣኽለካ።
ፍርዲ ፈሪሕካዮ ተመትካ
ትማሊ መሪቐ ሎሚ ከይራገም
ጌጋ ኣብ ርእሲ ጌጋ ኣይደገም
ብዘተ ይፈታሕ ሃገራዊ ጸገም
ሓቂ ነውጽኣያ ኣፍና ኣይሎጎም
ዓለም ዘዋሪት ‘ያ መን ይኣምና ዓለም
ኣንቱም ኔርካ ኣንታ፡ ኣንታ ኔርካ ኣንቱም
ትማል ዘሳፍሑ፡ ሎሚ ተጨቢጦም
ናትና እንተበልናዮም ዓሚቑና ውሽጦም
ተልመደን ወቃጦ ሸራፋት ወቒጦም
ጎታናት ከለዉ፡ በራሓት መሺጦም
ኣይምተጸለአን ቁሩብ ተዝሰልጦም
ዘፍረይዎ ዘይብሎም ብኹራ ሓቢጦም
ኣነ ዝገርመኒ ናይ ዓዲ ገሊኦም
ነጊረካ ረሲዕካ‘ዩ ዲኻ
ተዛረቦ ቃዛፊ ዓርክኻ
መማኽርቲ ኔሩ ፈታዊኻ
መሳቲይቲ ቡንካ መኻሪኻ
ጭሕምኻ ኣጠልቂ በጺሑ ጊዴኻ
ነዚ ንክትሪኢ ተጸቢኻ
መንእሰይ ተሲኡ በጺሑ ጊዴኻ
ይጓዓዙ ኣለዉ መሓዙዃ
ሕጂ‘ውን ተበገስ ኣልዒልካ ሻንጣኻ።
ኣነ ነጊረካ‘የ ካብ ቀደሙ
ተዛረቦ ዓርክኻ ሓሚሙ
ብተግባሩ ኣምላኽ ተቐይሙ
ምስቲ ናትካ ሓደ‘ዩ ሕማሙ
ከይትሰምዑ የእዛንኩም ጸሚሙ
ዘይትመሃርዎ ካብቶም ዝቐደሙ
እቲ ስርዓትኩም እንታይ‘ዲዩ ሽሙ
ኮሙኒስት ኣሎዎ ትርጉሙ
ነብሱኹም ጠፊእኩም ስድራ ትልክሙ።
ንመሰል ርእሰ ውሳኔን ሃገራዊ ናጽነትን ኤርትራ ዝተቓለሱ ሓርበኛ ኣቦና መሓመድ ዑመር ሃኪቶ ኣብ መበል 90 ዕድሚኦም ብ21 ጥቅምቲ ኣብ ትውልዲ ዓዶም ኣብ ዓሰብ ዓሪፎም።
ንሶም ኣብዚ መወዳእታ እዋናት ብሕማም ኵሊት ይሳቐዩ ከምዝነበርይ ይንገር።
ኣቦና መሓመድ ዑመር ሃኪቶ፡ ኣብ ሓምሳታት ኣባል ባይቶ ኤርትራ ዝነበሩ ኮይኖም፡ ብልቦናኦም፡ ቕንዕናኦምን
ንሓያለ ሰዓታት ብኣውቶቡሳት ተጓዒዞም ካብ ሊድስ፡ በርሚንግሃም፡ ማንቸስተር፡ ግላስጎ፡ ዝኣመሰላ ከተማታት ዓዲ እንግሊዝን ለንደንን ከባቢኣን ከምኡ ‘ውን ካብ ዓዲ ጥልያን ከተማ ሚላኖ፡ ሽወደን፡ ስቶክሆልም ብነፈርቲ ዝመጽኡ ግዱሳት ኤርትራውያን ደለይቲ ዲሞክራስያዊ ለውጢ፡ ስርዓት ህግደፍ ዝወደቦ ፈስቲቫል ኣብ ዝካየደሉ ዝነበረ ቀጽሪ ተረኺቦም ውዕዉዕ ሰላማዊ ሰልፊ ኣካይዶም።
By Seyoum Tesfaye
On October 20, 2011 my morning was punctuated by, the yet to be confirmed, announcement of the demise of one of Africans remaining tyrants by MPR. After the death of 30,000 plus citizens and the total destruction of Libya’s cities Qaddafi was caught
By Aaron Maasho
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Two little known Eritrean rebel groups said on Friday they had killed 12 government soldiers in an early morning attack.
The Red Sea Afar Democratic Organisation (RSADO) and the Eritrean National Salvation Front said they carried out the raid on Thursday
ኩላትና ኤርትራ ኢዩ ድምጽና። ንግሆን ምሸትን ጸሎትና፣ መኣዲና ክንጅምር ክንውድእ ኤርትራ ኢና እንብል። እወ እቲ ምንታይ ንሳ ዝለዝኾነት ውርሻና።
ኦ…መኮንናት ኤርትራ! ዕድመ ገበነኛ ኢሳይያስ ኣፈወርቂ ንምንዋሕ፣ ነታ ሰባብ ኤርትራውያን ዘጽነተት በትረ ስልጣኑ ንምሕላውን ስቓይ ሓሙሽተ ሚልዮን ህዝብኹም ንምኽዕባትን፤ ‘ተር ከም ዓተር’ ካብ ላዕሊ ክሳብ ታሕቲ ተተቲዕኩም
ብዘጋጠመ ሃንደበታዊ መቕዘፍቲ ሞት ጓለይ ጽገሃና፡ ፈተውትን ኣዕሩኽትን ቤተሰብን፤ ተቐማጦ ሃምቦርግን ካስልን ክምኡ‘ውን ኣብ ዝተፈላለየ ከተማታት ጀርመን እትነብሩ ኤርትራውያን፤ ሂወተይ ምቁጽጻር ኣብ ዘይክእለሉ ስዓት ብመሪር ሓዘን እናተሓቖንኩ ከለኹ ብመግለጺ ንብዓትኩም ተኻፈልቲ ሓዘነይ ብምዃን ንምቕናስ ሓዘነይ ዘድሊ ምጽንናዕን ከምኡ‘ውን፤ ብገንዘብ ሓገዝ ዘድሊ ኣበርክቶ ብምግባር፡ ጓለይ ኣብ
(ምሉእ ትሕዝቶ ናይ’ቲ ኣብ ኣኼባ ኤርትራውያን መንእሰያት ንለውጢ ኣብ ኦክላንድ ካሊፎርንያ ዝቐረበ ወረቐት)
ብዛዕባ’ዚ ሃገርን ህዝብን ዝህውጽ ዘሎ ማዕበል እንዳ ዝናን-ባህታን ምዝራብን ምጽሓፍን ካብ ዝጅምር፣ ጻዕረይ ነቲ ኣነ ዝፈልጦ፣ መሲሉ ብዝተራእየኒ መንገዲ ከንጸባርቕ ስለዝደለኹ ደኣ’ምበር፣ ፍሉይ ናይ ውድብ ፖለቲካዊ ጽልዋ ወይ ድማ ክረኽቦ ዝዓለምኩ ረብሓ የብለይን።
(Reuters) - Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi died of wounds suffered on Thursday as fighters battling to complete an eight-month-old uprising against his rule overran his hometown Sirte, Libya's interim rulers said.
His killing, which came swiftly after his capture near Sirte, is the most dramatic
Soaked in blood and looking empty eyed into the camera lens - is this the image of Colonel Gaddafi the world will remember?
It is the first photo to emerge which claims to show the fallen dictator moments after he was apparently shot in the legs
By Tom Rhodes/CPJ East Africa Consultant:
If you pass by Kronoberg Prison in Sweden's capital, Stockholm, you will see journalists chained to its gates. They have committed no crime. For over a week, journalists have taken turns locking themselves up in front of the prison to