Dr. Lisa Masterson Impressed by Eritrea’s Maternal and Child Health Care Successes

“That is one of the reasons that keep me come”- Dr. Lisa Masterson

By TesfaNews,

Dr. Lisa Masterson, one of the finest American specialists in obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) expressed her absolute admiration on Eritrea’s relentless effort and the success it has so far achieved in reducing maternal and child mortality rates.

As one of the main proponents for the establishment of the country’s first OB/GYN residency program five years ago, she made subsequent visits to the country to train OB/GYN specialists with a curriculum that matches if not exceeds the U.S. OB/GYN standards.

Despite the difficulty and inconvenience to get away from her practice and daily TV show program that she co-host, “The Doctors”, she, however, made it possible to attend the historic graduation ceremony of the first batch of five Eritrean OB/GYN specialists last month. Continue reading


Nevsun Resources to Exhibit at PDAC 2012

Nevsun to present at PDAC2012 - An International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange - Mining Investment Show

By CapitalEritrea,

Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX /AMEX :NSU) will be exhibiting at this year’s Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC). The annual convention is to be held on March 4 and 5, 2012 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Nevsun Resources was hand selected by PDAC for its production success at Bisha and offered the opportunity to present at the Corporate Presentation Forum for Investors. Scott Trebilcock will be presenting on behalf of Nevsun on Monday, March 5 at 2:00pm in Room 803AB. Continue reading