Eritrea Urges Respect of AU Rules and Procedures, Again

By abusing its privilege of Chairing IGAD and its host country status, Ethiopia continues its violation of AU’s rules and procedures unabated

By TesfaNews,

The Eritrean Foreign Minister, in his recent letter addressed to the Chairperson of the African Union, strongly urged for the respect of the rules and procedures that govern the continental body.

This follows after Ethiopia’s scripted drama of violating  Paragraphs 9 and 10 (a and  b) of Article 8 of the AU’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) protocols to enable it stage another political and diplomatic advantage against Eritrea, by lending a hand this time from Djibouti.  Continue reading

GreenEdge Rider Teklehaymanot Prepares for London 2012 in Eritrea

Orica-GreenEdge rider, Daniel Teklehaymanot, on his debut WorldTour campaign

With his most elegant and almost languid pedaling style, Eritreans will see their hero rider Teklehaymanot at the London Olympics representing their country for the first time

By Cycling News,

Daniel Teklehaymanot’s graduation to WorldTour level at OricaGreenEdge this season has been a significant stride in Eritrean cycling’s progress at international level and he will continue in that pioneering fashion at the London 2012 Olympics on July 28.

“It’s going to be the first time that Eritrea has been represented in cycling at the Olympics, so I’m very happy,” Teklehaymanot told Cyclingnews. “I’m looking forward to riding for Eritrea in the national jersey at the Olympics in London. It will be special.”  Continue reading

BHP Bowed to South Boulder of Eritrea to Abandon Ethiopia Potash Project

South Boulder’s Colluli Deposit in Eritrea will be the biggest and closest Potash supplier to immerging markets like India, China and the rest of Asia Markets

By TesfaNews,

Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton has decided to exit from a potash development in Ethiopia region of Dankil depression in the next few months citing unsuccessful exploration programs unlike similar projects undertaken in neigbohring Eritrea by Australian South Boulder Mines at the Colluli Potash project.

On an internal note it released on June 13, the company was saying it would exit its early stage Dallol based potash project in September of this year.  Continue reading

BADME – A Political Pawn for the Eritrean Quislings League (EQL)

Paulos Tesfagiorgis, an opportunist fast talking sleek, who works day-in-day-out to provide the minority regime in Ethiopia what it could not get in the battlefield or EEBC

By Sophia Tesfamariam,

The 12-year long treasonous betrayals and crimes against the people of Eritrea committed by the Eritrean Quislings League (EQL) and that of their coteries, bandwagon activists with lynch mob mentalities, have been well documented. As it was impossible to keep up with the various names given to the groups that keep hatching in cyberspace, it was much easier to label them the Eritrean Quislings League (EQL). The EQL falsely claimed to be representing a large section of the Eritrean Diaspora, when in fact, their support remains minimal or non-existent.  Continue reading

Ethiopia Ranks 17 in Failed States Index

Eritrea still Fares much better than the Woyane ruled Ethiopia in the world FSI Rank

The FSI is an indicator of risk - Ethiopia is at Risk!

By Nazret.com,

Ethiopia has backtracked from its improvement last year to drop three places and rank 17, in the latest Failed States Index released by Foreign Policy Magazine and The Fund for Peace. Somalia tops the list with 114.9 points, followed by Congo (111.2), Sudan (109.4), Chad (107.6) and Zimbabwe (106.3).

Ethiopia scored the worst in its ability to meet the challenges of Mounting Demographic Pressures that the country faces. Ethiopia is the second most populous nation in Africa and has one of the highest birth rates in the world, it constantly struggles to feed itself. Continue reading

June 20: Remembering Eritrea’s Courageous Heroes

Lofty Sovereign Dignity – Fruit of Supreme Martyrdom

By Dawit Ghebremedhin,

Our calendar holds 12 Months that hold great memories that change us in multiple ways. Each month has a special meaning towards everybody and shares a value that we have encountered. These months share essences that have a potent power towards human beings. Each one represents something special that is mystical and beyond what we see in the surface.  Continue reading

Sixty Percent of the $100m Worth Copper Plant in Eritrea Committed

The Bisha Mine in Eritrea, with 12+ years of current reserves, ranks as one of the highest grade open pit mines in the world.

Copper Concentrate is blended and trucked 340 km to the Port of Massawa on the Red Sea for bulk export to copper smelters worldwide

By Nevsun,

Nevsun Resources Ltd.  is pleased to advise that the Bisha Mine copper expansion project (“project”) is proceeding well against schedule and budget.

The Bisha copper expansion project will expand ore processing capacity from 2.0 to 2.4 million tonnes per year and convert from gold/silver doré to copper concentrate production. Annual run-rate copper production is expected to be 180 million pounds of payable metal per year, in concentrate with significant gold and silver by-product credits.  Continue reading