Alemseghed Makes a Pilgrimage to Keren

comments on a speech Alemseged made in Keren.

መልሲ “ንግዱሳት ሃገራውያን” መቓልሕ ህግደፍ

እዚ ጽሑፍ ‘ዚ፡ ንገለ ካብ ‘ቲ ብ “ማእከልን ምርምርን ስነዳን ግዱሳት ሃገራውያን” (Center for research and documentation) ተሰምዩ ዝዳሎ ናይ ህግደፍ መቓልሕ (Mouthpiece) ዌብሳይትዝተዳለወ ጽሑፋት መልሲ ንመሃብ ዝቐረበ ሰነድ‘ዩ። ቅድሚ 3 ሰሙን “ኣጀንዳ CIA’ን ሕቡእ ምስጢራቱን” ኣብ ትሕቲ ዝብል ኣርእስቲ ዝተጻሕፈ ድራማዊ ትረኻ፡ ስዒቡ ‘ውን ክሳብ ሕጂ ብተኸታታሊ ትቕጽል ዘላ፡ ነታ AN AFRICAN REVOLUTION RECLAIMED […]

ስቕታ፡ ኣብ ምስላ ኣብ ያታ

ስቕ መሪጽና ተግባር መራሕትና ናይ ሎሚ መለዓሊ ዘረባና ኣብ ሙሉእ ዓለምና ብሕልፊ ኣብ ኤርትራና ንኣብነት ኣብ ቋንቋ ትግርኛ ብጣዕሚ ይምጎስ ይፍቶ ስቕተኛ ንህቦ ንስቕታ ዓቢ ክብረት ይቑጸር ዝበለጸ ልዕሊ ንብረት ናይ ስቕታ ልዕልና ንምጉላሕ ምስላኡ ንምጥቃም ንብል ላሕ ንጥቀም ብዝሕ ዝበሉ ኣበሃህላ ምስላ ነእቱ ኣብ ብዙሕ ዘረባ ክኢላ በሉ ምስ ገለ ምስላ፡ እስኪ ንግበር ሌላ፤ […]

Donkey-Kick Diplomacy

Isaias started his latest speech on the occasion of the 32nd Anniversary of the  Independence of Eritrea as follows: “allow

China’s Great Wall, Eritrea’s Fence Wall

Last Saturday, Isaias hastily met the Sudanese envoy Ambassador Daffalah, and soon left for China. Not many discussed that visit,

Celebrating Dr Saeed Forma

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My Uncle Malik Amber

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Singers and Poets

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Proclamation No. 1

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The Story of the #BlueEritrea Flag

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“Goush the Shepherd Did It”

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Tug Of War

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Eritrea, Ethiopia’s Hostage

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The Era of PFDJ-Stupidity

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The Six-Husbands of Eritrea

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Eritrea and the Ethiopian Civil war

[9 mnts. reading] Writers or speakers who discuss everything under the sun should not shy away from raising critical topics

Negarit 148: ብሰላም ዕረፍ – Remembering a friend – ارقد في سلام

Eulogy for a departed friend, mourning in my own way and cursing the PFDJ//Saleh

Casualty and Effect

Living in Eritrea, far from the Sea, I only knew canned Sardines. Then I went to Massawa and tried grilled

“The World Is Against Us,” Eritrea’s St Alamin

A few people were mad because I criticized Saint Alamin, the Secretary of the PFDJ. They insisted that I apologize