Original Source: https://www.makaangola.org/2019/06/open-letter-to-the-eritrean-head-of-state/?fbclid=IwAR0faPzKLpcMYxjBeShtMU_C5pkFeYPjGlIWQ__MDfLsy-NEWOVcmNojVIk OPEN LETTER TO THE ERITREAN HEAD OF STATE Your Excellency, President Isaias Aferwerki: We write to convey our most sincere congratulations upon your country’s normalization of diplomatic relations with Ethiopia. This is a development much appreciated by all Africans of goodwill. We write to you in our capacityRead More →

Joining the #Yiakil Campaign ሰላማት ኩቡራት ኣሕዋት ። ስመይ ማና ዮሴፍ ይበሃል ። እብ North Carolina, USA ይነብር ። I’m writing this today to join my brothers and sisters in the #Yiakil campaign, a social media movement started in order to shed some light on the situation in Eritrea. I’m not muchRead More →

Building Democracy in Eritrea Ambassador Haile Menkerios Source: http://awate.com/building-democracy-eritrea/?fbclid=IwAR3FHCfD8RZbPDFW1qaq4SwM3LT8xrT-3NycujAn2wFBku2EsUqKWPZTKlQ It is long overdue to discuss the need for building democracy in Eritrea, a country which has the notoriety of being perhaps the only country in Africa that does not have a functioning constitution, a legitimate/elected government, or legitimate and functioning governance institutionsRead More →

A Book Review: The Hidden Party by Semere T Habtemariam http://awate.com/book-review-hidden-party/   Title:    The Hidden Party: A Narration of a Personal Experience with the EPLF Author: Colonel Tsegu Fessahaie Bahta Price:   $29.95 Pages:  250 Year:    2019 Publisher: RSP, The Red Sea Press “Eritrean revolution was a deep cliff withRead More →

Crisis and Hope: A Country Guide to Africa’s Top Political Risks By Pauline Bax, Michael Cohen, and Paul Richardson January 10, 2019, 12:12 AM CST (Source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-10/crisis-and-hope-a-country-guide-to-africa-s-top-political-risks) The start of 2019 has seen a flurry of political activity from Mali to Madagascar, with a shock opposition victory in Africa’s biggest country, protests againstRead More →

DANGEROUS LIAISONS Why is Sudan’s Genocidal Regime a CIA Favorite? (Original Source: https://www.thedailybeast.com/why-is-sudans-genocidal-regime-a-cia-favorite?ref=scroll) Remember the campaign to stop genocide in Darfur? That’s never been a big priority for Langley, while counterterrorism cooperation with Khartoum is a huge one. Justin Lynch 01.09.19 4:50 AM ET EXCLUSIVE One of the most respected American diplomatsRead More →

Sudan Uprising III: What can we learn from 1964 and 1985? BY WILLOW BERRIDGE (Source: https://africanarguments.org/2019/01/07/sudan-protests-learn-1964-1985/) Sudan has twice removed authoritarian regimes through popular protests. How does today’s uprising compare? Overlooking Khartoum, Sudan. Credit: Christopher Michel. For nearly three weeks now, Sudan has witnessed widespread protests against the regime of PresidentRead More →

(Editor’s note: the original article is in Italiand and it can be read at https://italiacoloniale.com/2018/07/24/wolde-selassie-leritreo-che-divenne-generale-italiano-una-vita-di-primati/?fbclid=IwAR0utXfjETJmHWYzq567jjRQ1N4Xs0HaMHNKWCItBizIRoIoSFUZQ3UYqSg Wolde Selassie, the #Eritrean who became an Italian general. A life of primates Wolde Selassie, known as Domenico Mondelli, was born in Asmara, in the Italian colony of Eritrea, in 1886 he was a man ofRead More →