The prisoner of Asmara

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Imagine a cell that is windowless, and may be a metal container buried underground. Temperatures of 50 degrees Celsius aren’t uncommon in this 12-square-metre space; medical care is virtually non-existent. The prisoner is manacled most waking hours, and is allowed to see no one, including fellow inmates. Of the colleagues … more

SUDAN :Reporters Without Borders Protestation

Reporters Without Borders is deeply disturbed by the conduct of the trial of four senior members of the opposition daily Rai Al Shaab – editor Ashraf Abdelaziz, deputy editor Abuzur Al Amin, political editor Altahir Ibrahim and news editor Ramadan Mahgoub – on charges of terrorism and spying. … more

SUDAN :Reporters Without Borders Protestation

Reporters Without Borders is deeply disturbed by the conduct of the trial of four senior members of the opposition daily Rai Al Shaab – editor Ashraf Abdelaziz, deputy editor Abuzur Al Amin, political editor Altahir Ibrahim and news editor Ramadan Mahgoub – on charges of terrorism and spying. … more

DID YOU ENJOY THE SHOW?

Geneva, San-Francisco, Washington DC, Australia and New-Zealand have all witnessed demonstrations against the UN Security Council’s sanction imposed on Eritrea, by the supporters of the Eritrean regime. The protests were staged on Monday, 22nd February just three days after Isaias Afewerki, the thick-skinned Eritrean despot, conceded to an interview with … more

DID YOU ENJOY THE SHOW?

Geneva, San-Francisco, Washington DC, Australia and New-Zealand have all witnessed demonstrations against the UN Security Council’s sanction imposed on Eritrea, by the supporters of the Eritrean regime. The protests were staged on Monday, 22nd February just three days after Isaias Afewerki, the thick-skinned Eritrean despot, conceded to an interview with … more

Memories of a dreadful time.

Wednesday, 16 September 2009 00:01   Milkias Mihretab Yohannes ‘We were young and naïve ………” The idea of starting a newspaper or a magazine came in a very informal way and rather casual setting.  We were having coffee in downtown Asmara at Bar Bereket with my friend school mate Medhanie Haile. … more

Memories of a dreadful time.

Wednesday, 16 September 2009 00:01   Milkias Mihretab Yohannes ‘We were young and naïve ………” The idea of starting a newspaper or a magazine came in a very informal way and rather casual setting.  We were having coffee in downtown Asmara at Bar Bereket with my friend school mate Medhanie Haile. … more

Seyoum Tsehaye

Seyoum Tsehaye was born in Tukul in 1952 from his father Tsehaye Woldemariam and his mother Roma Solomon. His father was the owner of Bar Da’Osta at Campobollo in Asmara. … more

Seyoum Tsehaye

Seyoum Tsehaye was born in Tukul in 1952 from his father Tsehaye Woldemariam and his mother Roma Solomon. His father was the owner of Bar Da’Osta at Campobollo in Asmara. … more

Remembering Sium Tzehaye

Six years later, Sium and his colleagues are still locked up without a chance to defend themselves before a court of law and with no visitation rights from their families. Sium was additionally denied the joys of fatherhood as his daughter was born shortly after he disappeared. … more

Remembering Sium Tzehaye

Six years later, Sium and his colleagues are still locked up without a chance to defend themselves before a court of law and with no visitation rights from their families. Sium was additionally denied the joys of fatherhood as his daughter was born shortly after he disappeared. … more