Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea.
WARSAW: The people of Eritrea have long said their capital Asmara is like no other city in Africa, and on Saturday the UN agreed, designating it a World Heritage site. The proclamation ends a long-running quest by Eritrean authorities to have the city's unique architecture, which includes an art-deco bowling alley with coloured glass windows and a petrol station built to resemble a soaring aeroplane, recognised by the UN cultural body, UNESCO. It's also a rare example of positive world recognition for the Horn of…
The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released a list of ten most censored countries in the world. Whilst Eritrea is placed at the very top of the list followed closely at no.2 by North Korea, terrorism-plagued Pakistan has not made the list.