Italian authorities say at least 13 boat migrants have drowned while trying to reach Sicily on a trawler packed with some 200 people, reportedly from Eritrea. The coastguard is looking for more victims.
At least 13 migrants drowned off Sicily on Monday while trying to swim
The Eritrean government has been intensifying its diplomatic activities particularly in the first week of September in Nairobi. The Foreign Minister Mr. Osman Salih and Mr.Yeman Gebreab, the Head of the PFDJ and the Political Advisor to the Dictator had arrived in Kenya on 1stof
A young visionary and activist Eritrean Meron Semedar has been appearing on a number of international events and discussions representing Eritrea and Africa. On september 11, Meron (along with other seven representatives from different corners of the world) did a live dialogue with Mr. Annan
EYSC Global made it clear that it is pro reformed PFDJ and against the Eritrean opposition. It stated many of the people in the Eritrean opposition are regionalists with backward mentality. EYSC Global also confirmed it prefers to work with YPFDJ and wants to distance
Sudanese police killed at least 50 people this week, often "shooting to kill", when they moved to quell angry protests over the government's cut of fuel subsidies, two rights groups said.
Hundreds of Sudanese activists, protesters, students and members of opposition parties have also been arrested
An Eritrean activist in Canada, Binega Markos, gives radio interview pertaining Nevsun's bad mining practice in Eritrea and its negative impact on the lives of the Eritrean people. [the intv starts at 13:30 min]
Link: Coopradio.org - Local Radio in Vancouver
I was again honoured and privileged to attend a lecture by Prof. Dan Connell on September 19, 2013 in Toronto. This time, he was hosted by PEN Canada in partnership with Ryerson University to contribute and enrich the intellectual and research endeavours of the student-journalist
If you do not believe the Opposition Camp is playing with Eritrean wealth, you must be a little challenged upstairs with all respect. Check this out!
In “Eritrea's Missing $ 1 Billion”, a mindful Eritrean says; “According to figures published by the Canada-based mining company, Nevsun
PIA's latest lecture is yet another confirmation that Eritrea is further backsliding into economic obscurity – and the worst is yet to come. It is baffling how self-respecting intellectuals and even those with basic school of life can support and regurgitate PIA's circular reasoning. Many
A senior figure in the Somali militant group al-Shabab has told the BBC it carried out a deadly attack on a shopping centre in neighbouring Kenya. The gunmen have been cornered but an unknown number of hostages are still trapped inside Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall, officials