COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary One-party Presidential Republic
Current President: Isaias Afewerki
Population: 5,970,646 (2018)
Land Size: 117,400 sq km (45,300 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Apr 25, 2019: President Conducts a Working Visit in Eritrea - AllAfrica News: Eritrea
[Shabait] Asmara -President Mohammed Abdullahi Mohamed of the Republic of Somalia arrived in Asmara in the early morning hour of today, 24 April, for a working visit in Eritrea.
- Wed - Apr 24, 2019: Somali President Pays His Second Visit to Eritrea Since 2018 - AllAfrica News: Eritrea
[Shabelle] Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmajo" arrived in Asmara for a working visit in early morning hours today.
- Wed - Apr 24, 2019: 15th YPFDJ-Europe Conference Concludes - AllAfrica News: Eritrea
[Shabait] Asmara -The 15th YPFDJ -Europe Conference that was underway from 19 to 22 April in London under the theme "Nation Building in the Era of Peace and Development" concluded.
- Mon - Apr 22, 2019: Statement At the Meeting of High - Level Officials of Red Sea and Gulf of Aden - AllAfrica News: Eritrea
[Shabait] Eritrea's delegation, composed of Presidential Adviser Yemane Ghebreab and Hagos Ghebrehiwet, Head of PFDJ Economic Affairs participated at the Meeting of High - Level Officials of Red Sea and Gulf of Aden that was convened in Riyadh from 21-22 April, 2019. Eight Red Sea and Gulf of Aden states, namely: Egypt, Eritrea, Djibouti, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen participated in the Conference.
- Mon - Apr 22, 2019: 24 Illegal Immigrants Arrested on Transit in Isiolo County - AllAfrica News: Eritrea
[Nairobi News] Detectives from Directorate of Criminal Investigations on Saturday arrested 24 illegal immigrants in Merti, Isiolo county.