A prominent Greek speech writer, Demosthenes once wrote “every dictator is an enemy of freedom and an opponent of law.” This has been proven exactly right when it comes to modern Eritrean political reality. Some of us are lucky enough to have lived in democratic
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Apr 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Sunridge Gold Corp. CA:SGC 0.00% (otcqx:SGCNF) has today filed a National Instrument 43-101 compliant technical report regarding the new resource estimate for the Adi Nefas zinc-gold-copper volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposit on the
The Swedish TV, Expressen, ambushed PFDJ’s Yemane Gebreab at the airport and asked him where the Eritrean-Swedish Journalist, Dawit Isaak is. Yemane answered with silence after silence.
This was not less evil than the silly answer of his boss, Isaias Afewerki, - ‘I DON’T KNOW HIM!..
Reporters Without Borders
6 April 2012
Reporters Without Borders has learned that the journalist Yirgalem Fisseha Mebrahtu, incustody since her arrest in February 2009, was admitted to hospital in the Eritrean capital Asmara earlier this year. The organization is extremely worried about her state of health and
Reporters Without Borders has learned that MahadSalad Adan, the editor-in-chief of radio Voice of Hiran, was murdered this afternoon in Beledweyn, thecapital of the central region of Hiran. His death comes a day after a suicidebombing in Mogadishu that left many dead and wounded, including
Reporters Without Borders has learned from its sources that two other journalists were injured in yesterday’s suicide bombing in Mogadishu while the Committee to Protect Journalists has named two additional media people as having sustained injuries. This brings the number of journalists injured in the
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Refugee convicted in plea bargain, asked to serve sentence in Eritrea.
In a ruling published on Sunday, the Jerusalem District Court announced that it had sentenced an Eritrean man to 20 years in prison last week, after convicting him of the manslaughter of his
A pro-Eritrean regime youth group is hosting a large international conference somewhere in Sweden over Easter weekend in what outraged Swedes have billed as "brainwashing" for a "terror regime".
Among the guests will be President Isaias Afewerkis closest man, advisor Yemane Gebreab.
“It is bloody awful that
His Holiness the late Pope Shenouda III
Pope of Alexandria
Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark
3 August 1923 – 17 March 2012
I would like to openly express my deep gratitude for the memory of His Holiness whose existence served as an example of just and ethical
Once again we remind assenna readers that we don’t allow articles with pseudonyms and anonymous by-lines; especially for articles and comments which criticise individuals and groups of people. Those who dare to criticise others must have the courage to do it in a transparent manner. In such
Recognizing the most outstanding watchdog journalism of the year, the Investigative Reporters and Editors awarded CNN with the 2011 Tom Renner award for its documentary, "Death in the Desert."
Fronted by CNN's Berlin-based correspondent Fred Pleitgen, "Death in the Desert" uncovered horrific evidence confirming some refugees