Eritrean president flies to Ethiopia after rumoured dead

Posted by - May 3, 2020

The president of Eritrea has flown to neighbouring Ethiopia for what officials say are talks about coronavirus and the locust infestation that has been destroying crops in the region. c’s arrival in Addis Ababa comes after a prolonged period when he had been not been seen in public at all, which prompted speculation about the

Ethiopia Gets 1million Masks, Other Protective Gear

Posted by - April 14, 2020

The first delivery of medical supplies from the World Health Organization (WHO) has landed in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. “The cargo includes one million masks, goggles, gloves, gowns and other protective gear for health workers, as well as ventilators for patients,” says WFP. It will be distributed to Djibouti, Sudan, Eritrea, Somalia and Tanzania and then

Egypt, Eritrea Maintain Record as 2019’s Worst Jailers of Journalists

Posted by - December 17, 2019

For the year 2019, Egypt and Eritrea maintained the record of being Africa’s worst jailer of journalists, a press rights group, Committee for the Protection of Journalists, CPJ reported last week. Egypt topped for the Middle East and North Africa, MENA, region whiles Eritrea was leader for the Sub-Saharan Africa region. CPJ releases the global list every year highlighting