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Eritrea: Financial Contribution to Augment Martyrs Trust Fund

According to reports, nationals in Amsterdam contributed 9 thousand 370 Euros

During commemorative events organized in connection with 20 June, Martyrs Day, nationals in the Netherlands, Italy, Australia, the US and Saudi Arabia contributed over 88 thousand Dollars and over 61 thousand Euros towards augmenting the Martyrs Trust Fund. According to reports, nationals in Amsterdam contributed 9 thousand 370 Euros, nationals…

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Eritrea: Merhawi Kudus becomes National Champion of 2022

Mergawi Kudus, member of the American EF Education Club, wins the 171.7 km men elite competition riding 43.3 km per hour and becomes national champion of 2022

Eritrea’s Road Cycling Championship 2022 that commenced with Time Trial competition in Asmara on 24 Friday concluded today, 26 June with Road Race. As a result, Mergawi Kudus, member of the American EF Education Club, wins the 171.7 km men elite competition riding 43.3 km per hour and becomes national…

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Eritrea: Over 84 million Nakfa disbursed to families of martyrs

The support was part of the over 5 billion 200 Nakfa the Government of Eritrea paid to families of martyrs since 2004

The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare branch in the Central Region reported that in 2021 and in the first half of 2022 over 84 million Nakfa has been disbursed in support of families of martyrs. Mr. Tedros Fesehaye, head of Social Welfare at the Ministry of Labor and Social…

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Eritrea Cycling Championship Commences

The men’s elite and U-23 category that covered 36 km was highly expected by the cycling fans

Eritrea Road Cycling Championship 2022 commences today, 24 June, at the Asmara Martyrs Cemetery area with an individual time trial. In the junior men category that covered 18 km, Aklilu Arefaine, Samuel Haile, and Yoel Habteab stood first, second and third respectively. Arsema Woldemicael also won the junior females’ category…

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Eritrean national commemorate Martyrs Day

The commemoration event in South Sudan was attended by the Mayor of Juba, Ambassadors and Charge d’Affairs of Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Uganda, Egypt, Tanzania, South Africa, Nigeria and the African Union

Eritrean nationals in South Sudan and Denmark commemorated Martyrs Day with patriotic zeal featuring various programs. The commemoration event in South Sudan was attended by the Mayor of Juba, Ambassadors and Charge d’Affairs of Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Uganda, Egypt, Tanzania, South Africa, Nigeria and the African Union. At the occasion,…

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Eritrea: Martyrs Day Commemorated with Patriotic Zeal

The Eritrean people led by the National Radio and Eritrean Television conducted one minute silence in memory of Eritrean Martyrs

Martyrs Day, 20 June, was commemorated across the country and by Diaspora Eritreans with patriotic zeal. At a ceremony with limited participation, Presidents Isaias Afwerki, in the morning hours of today, laid wreath at the Asmara Martyrs Cemetery. At 1 o’clock in the afternoon hours, the Eritrean people led by…

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Eritrea: International Blood Donation Day Observed

The objective of the association is to develop the understanding of the public on the importance of blood donation in saving lives enriching the national blood supply

International Blood Donation Day was observed in Barentu at the national level on 12 June under the theme “Blood Donation is Expression of Humanity”. Speaking at the occasion, Ms. Alem Berhe, chairperson of the National Voluntary Blood Donation Association, said that on 14 June, International Blood Donation Day is a…

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Eritrea: Natnael Tesfatsion Wins Second Place

Natnael finished the 141.3 km race in 3 hours, 25 minutes and 37 seconds

The 23 years old Eritrean Professional Cyclist, Natnael Tesfatsion, members of Italian Cycling Team Drone Hopper-Androni Giocattoli wines second place at the stage 3 of the Adriatica Ionica race that took place yesterday, 6 June in Italy. Natnael finished the 141.3 km race in 3 hours, 25 minutes and 37…

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Eritrea Participates at the 32nd Session of the Commission for Controlling the Desert Locust in the Central Region and its 36th Executive Committee Meeting

The 32nd Session of the CRC is discussing several technical and administrative topics, including the Desert Locust upsurge (2019-2021) and the lessons learned to improve the countries’ response capabilities

A Ministry of Agriculture delegate is participating at the 32nd Session of the Commission for Controlling Desert Locust in the Central Region (CRC) and its 36th Executive Committee Meeting which is being convened in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 5 – 9 June 2022. Mr. Tedros Sium, Head of the Migratory Pests Control…

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Eritrea: Expansion and development of social service provision institutions

Col. Gebrehans said that the number of student enrolment that was a few thousand has increased to over 147 thousand

Col. Gebrehans Woldgergis, Director General of Social Service at the Central Region, reported that a strong effort has been exerted to expand and develop social service provision institutions in the region. Indicating that pre-independence the number of educational institutions that were 85 across the region has currently increased to over…