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Civil and Military (Negarit 223)

The most serious social problem in many countries, including the Horn of Africa, is that the nations are so militarized.

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,

Independence Day Blues and Illegitimate Rulers

On the occasion of the approaching Eritrean Independence Day, I would like to suggest some meaningful activities. Eritreans have danced

Unelected President, Imposed Pundit

Isais Afwerki of Eritrea: an unelected dictator tells Sudan how to solve their problems

The Bloody African Horn Region

This week, both Eid and Fasiga came a few days apart; on this occasion, I wish Christians and Muslims who

Katanga and Welkait Wars

A few days ago, I read an article by Ahmed Suleiman (Chatham House) in which he examined the Sesame supply

It Is Ramadan, Make Peace With the PFDJ!

At least for a month we have to try hard to live a spiritual life. It’s in our tradition, culture,

Colorful Characters: Aboy Shutuphouse and Abdelwasie

I had no shortage of wise, witty, and humorous people in my life. Such people are a blessing; they help

Temazight and Eritrea

North Africa needs to be invaded by Eritrean scholars, it’s more worthy than the unexplainable obsession with Pushkin! So far,

The PFDJ’s Graduation Ceremonies

The PFDJ regularly announced the graduation of doctors, nurses, and pharmacists and general medicine. It also announces the graduation of

It’s All Music But Samuel Zerzgi Wins

Today I am encouraging music that addressed the mind, not the body—a mental music not physical and I will present

Cents Become Millions – 2023 Fundraising

Today’s Negarit is the once-a-year special edition, the usual appeal to you to help ease the burden. A few days

Eritrea: Tell the Truth and Sleep on the Railroad

There is a timeless Eritrean saying, “Haqqi Tezaribka ab megedi Babur deqqs”, (say the truth and sleep on the railway).

Finale of an Eritrean Struggle

In the previous two phases, we talked about things that must be done at the individual level.  An individual must

Imitating The Eritrean Ruling Party!

Usually, when PFDJ supporters return appalled by what they witnessed while in a visit to Eritrea, they recount their experiences

Major Dawit woldegiorgis: A Politician or a Soldier?

I have followed Shaleqa Dawit for a while and we had a brief exchanged views a few times. In weeks

A Call to The Moderates of The Horn Of Africa 

[Editor’s note: This editorial was first published on Oct 22, 2003, and again in Oct 2, 2018. It’s being republished

Negarit 200: The Game Is On

In the previous Negarit, we talked about the three stages of the revolution or movement Stage 1: is to express,

Negarit 199: Perfecting the Resistance

In English and Arabic, opposition (معارضة) and resistance (مقاومة) are different, but in Tigrigna the word for both is (ተቃውሞ).

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