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Volunteers Sprayed Sanitizers in Asmara

BY SHABAIT As part of the effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus, sanitizer spry was conducted today on 5 April in Asmara in cooperation with the Ministry of Health branch in the Central region and the regional administration. The spay was conducted at the heavily populated areas of Asmara including at Mercato, vegetables… The post Volunteers Sprayed Sanitizers in Asmara appeared first on TesfaNews.

Gerset Integrated Farm Project

BY KESETE GHEBREHIWET | SHABAIT The construction of Gerset Dam some years back played a substantial role in the establishment of integrated farm activities in Gerset area. As part of the wider farm areas of Goluj sub-zone, Gerset has moved forward the expansion of farm activities on large scale around Gerset Dam. Since its establishment… The post Gerset Integrated Farm Project appeared first on TesfaNews.

Eritrea Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order

BY COVID-19 TASK FORCE Aware of the grave danger that the COVID-19 pandemic poses, the Government of Eritrea has been issuing important and timely guidelines and taking necessary measures to fully curtail its spread in the country. Implementation of the guidelines and measures issued remain, however, vexingly inadequate. Furthermore, the number of infected individuals to-date… The post Eritrea Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order appeared first on TesfaNews.

Ethiopia Postpones August General Election

A new timeline will be announced “once the pandemic is over” BY TESFANEWS* The National Election Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) announced on Tuesday that the general election that was scheduled for August would be delayed because of the coronavirus outbreak, a decision that was welcomed by some key opposition parties. The board will announce a… The post Ethiopia Postpones August General Election appeared first on TesfaNews.

Government to Strictly Enforce Ban, Social Distancing Guidelines

BY THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH The Government of Eritrea has been issuing guidelines periodically for controlling the spread of COVID-19. The guidelines have not been implemented with the rigour and seriousness that they warrant. Contrary to the guidelines on social distancing, the crowding that continues to occur in religious places of worship, and other social… The post Government to Strictly Enforce Ban, Social Distancing Guidelines appeared first on TesfaNews.

Millions of Years Old Ancient Fossils Discovered in Eritrea

BY SHABAIT During archeological excavation conducted from 20 February to 1st March at the Gelalo sub-zone, the Northern Red Sea region, through the “Engel’ela-Ramud Project” fossil aged millions of years was discovered. The archeological experts from the Commission of Culture and Sports, Northern Red Sea Museum and Spanish nationals that participated in the excavation program… The post Millions of Years Old Ancient Fossils Discovered in Eritrea appeared first on TesfaNews.

Three Moments of Truth the TPLF Fears and Dreads the Most

BY TECLE ABRAHAM HABTEMICAEL In TPLF Woyane’s Tigrai, fear, and uncertainty about the future are throwing all Tigra elites helter-skelter scrambling to extricate themselves from the Woyane quagmire. But none of them is dealing with the critical issues facing the Tigrai region (ክልል). Rather, they are pinning their hope on fomenting crisis and instability in… The post Three Moments of Truth the TPLF Fears and Dreads the Most appeared first on TesfaNews.

Is Another Regional Alliance what the Horn of Africa Needs?

BY SELAM TADESSE DEMISSIE The new regional cooperation between Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia come amid a long history of distrust and unresolved boundary disputes between Ethiopia and Eritrea, Djibouti and Eritrea, and Kenya and Somalia. It also comes on the heels of internationally praised rapprochement between Ethiopia and Eritrea. In July 2018, neighbours Eritrea and… The post Is Another Regional Alliance what the Horn of Africa Needs? appeared first on TesfaNews.

Eritrea Bans All Commercial Flights for 2 Weeks

Eritrea’s confirmed COVID-19 cases now hits four BY TESFANEWS Eritrea’s Health Ministry announced today new COVID-19 cases after three passengers who arrived in Asmara from Dubai via flight Air Arebi on Monday 23rd March 2020 were diagnosed positive for COVID-19. That puts the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to four. All… The post Eritrea Bans All Commercial Flights for 2 Weeks appeared first on TesfaNews.

Diaspora Eritreans Launch Online Fundraising to Fight COVID-19

BY NCEA In response to the wide range of public calls to support the fight against the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 illness, the National Council of Eritrean Americans (NCEA) today launched a fundraising project under the theme #EritreaFightsCovid19. The Eritrea COVID-19 Response Fund is, therefore, a historic opportunity for everyone, everywhere… The post Diaspora Eritreans Launch Online Fundraising to Fight COVID-19 appeared first on TesfaNews.