Tag Archives: Covid-19

Eritrea Potash Project on Budget and on Schedule Despite COVID-19 Restrictions

inlight of COVID-19 restrictions, Eritrea potash project is progressing on schedule and on budget
Even in light of COVID-19 restrictions, all the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) activities at the world-class Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea are progressing as scheduled and on budget.

BY TESFANEWS*

Danakali Limited (ASX:DNK) (LON:DNK) is in the final stages of completing the second phase of development for its world-class Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea from which first production of sulphate of potash (SOP) is on schedule for 2022. Continue reading Eritrea Potash Project on Budget and on Schedule Despite COVID-19 Restrictions

Eritrea’s Coordinated and Pragmatic Strategy to Fight COVID-19

The essence of the Eritrea government strategy of combating COVID-19 consists of taking, first and foremost, all requisite measures to prevent an outbreak of the disease and to curtail its transmission through robust, non-Pharmaceutical measures in the event of its occurrence in the country. (Photo: Globetrotter)

BY KIDANE EYOB

Thanks to the almighty and to the selfless Eritrean health service professionals as well as the firm leadership of the Government of Eritrea (GoE), all 39 COVID-19 patients have now made full recovery and all have been discharged from the hospital that was designated to accommodate COVID-19 patients. Continue reading Eritrea’s Coordinated and Pragmatic Strategy to Fight COVID-19

Eritrea to Conduct Random Community Testing for COVID-19

The first phase of tests will be carried out in several sections of Asmara from Sunday, 17th May onwards. Towns and villages in border areas, as well as front-line health workers and other relevant institutions, will also be part and parcel of this first phase testing.

Eritrea to launch random and extensive community testing to better track the spread of COVID-19 in the country in a comprehensive and more reliable manner.

BY HIGH-LEVEL COVID-19 TASK FORCE | STATEMENT

COVID -19 continues to spread at an alarming rate globally since the first outbreak of the disease in December last year. To date, the pandemic has engulfed more than 200 counties and territories infecting more than 4.6 million people and claiming more than 300,000 lives. Continue reading Eritrea to Conduct Random Community Testing for COVID-19

Eritrea Won Battle Against COVID-19 with 100 Percent Recoveries, Zero Deaths

Outstanding achievement. Unbeatable record.

BY TESFANEWS

The Eritrean Health Ministry today officially announced that the country has discharged the last remaining patient from the hospital to become, ‘currently’, a COVID-19 free African state, with 100 percent recoveries and zero deaths. Continue reading Eritrea Won Battle Against COVID-19 with 100 Percent Recoveries, Zero Deaths

As Eritrea Turns 29, its ‘One People, One Heart’ Motto Proven in Action

Happy 29th Independence Anniversary!

BY BEREKET KIDANE

The month of May is a special one on the Eritrean calendar. We are in the midst of Eritrea’s national holiday season with Independence Week (ቅንያት ናጽነት) a mere one week away. But this year is a little different. Continue reading As Eritrea Turns 29, its ‘One People, One Heart’ Motto Proven in Action

Africa COVID-19: Eritrea a Model to Follow

A small African country Eritrea achieved to fully control the spread of COVID-19 without any fatality and ahead of other countries. It’s wealth of experience can be an example to follow in Africa.

BY MICHEL TEDILI | FRANCE 24 HEURES

A country that is achieving excellent results in preventing and managing the COVID-19 epidemic is Eritrea. A small African country long demonized because of its independence and its resilience against any foreign interference. Continue reading Africa COVID-19: Eritrea a Model to Follow

TPLF Decided to Hold its Own Election in Tigray

In complete disregard to the decisions of the National Election Board, the TPLF vowed to conduct its own election in Tigray by the end of August, no matter what.

BY ETENESH ABERA | ADDIS STANDARD

The Executive Committee of Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has passed a decision late this evening to hold the upcoming elections at the regional level. The decision came at the end of three days meeting by the EC and comes a day before Ethiopian parliament convenes to approve one of the four alternatives tabled by the federal government. Continue reading TPLF Decided to Hold its Own Election in Tigray

Leveraging on Social Capital to Flatten COVID-19 Curve in Eritrea

Community involvement is the hallmark of Eritrea’s fight against COVID-19

In Eritrea, containment measures are managed by the wardens and members of the community holding each other accountable for the common good of the society.

BY UNDP ERITREA

The COVID-19 has so far defied logic by voraciously impacting poor and rich countries with equal measure. But in Eritrea, only 39 infections and zero deaths have been reported so far.

This may be largely due to the country harnessing its social capital, in partnership with UNDP. Continue reading Leveraging on Social Capital to Flatten COVID-19 Curve in Eritrea