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[This Pencil Editorial was first published on March 18, 2019. Today, three years later, we are republishing it hoping it
On Sunday, a two-day long pan-Ethiopian meeting concluded in Addis Ababa. The preparatory meeting elected a committee that will draw
In the Tigrinya language we do not have separate words for sebay, as in husband, and sebaay, as in Man.
The following was first published in May 26, 2008. It’s the first ever interview with the late PM Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia
In 1986 a border conflict erupted between Qatar and Bahrain over the ownership of the Hawar Islands (Fisht AlDibal). Qatari
Eritrea has been a training ground for Sudanese opposition groups that finally made peace with Khartoum and were absorbed in
A fringe racist, bigoted, and servile group has been trying hard to undo Eritrea and what its people stand for.
Over the years I have come across many views; some I learned from, others I were a waste of time,
Gedab Investigative Report: On July 30, 2021, an Eritrean website reported about a “consultation between Eritrean entities.” It further reported that
Emperor Humayun was the ruler of the Moghul empire in the 16th century in what is now Afghanistan, Pakistan, North
Eritrean president Isaias Afewerki recently ventured out of his hideout at Adi Halo near Asmara to travel to the port
In ancient times, each locality, and later each city, had a king. One of them emerged stronger and subjugated the
Passions in the current war (Eritrea and Ethiopia on one side) and Tigray on the other are running high akin
Addey Abeba’s* husband and elder son died in a car accident while the family was returning home from a pilgrimage.
A fed-up worker decided to quit his job. He approached his boss who was standing behind a workbench, looked him
For a critical media consumer, various media outlets are meant to serve as a way to arrive at the truth
It is only a narrow-minded or embittered man who can harbor evil thoughts about ordinary people because they are not
Freedom of Expression Forum in Oslo About a decade ago I attended the exquisite Freedom of Expression Forum in Oslo,