A FORETASTE OF HOPE FOR EAST AFRICA

By Billion Temesghen The Leaders of Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia Join Hands in a Tripartite Pact in the Horn In the morning hours of the 5th September, an Ethiopian high delegation, led by Prime...

Savior Complex? -The Economist’s Tom Gardner

by Sophia Tesfamariam Much of western media coverage of the Horn of Africa tends to focus on negative attributes or problems. So when Eritrea and Ethiopia signed the Peace and Friendship Declaration on 9...

Q&A with Prof. Ghidewon Abay

by Billion Temesghen Prof. Ghidewon Abay is a mathematics professor at the University of Commonwealth in Virginia. Ever since 2004 he has been a visiting instructor at the Eritrea Institute of Technology (EIT) gaining...

Interesting Times in the Horn of Africa

by Sofia Tesfamariam  “May you live in interesting times” sounds like a blessing, doesn’t it? It is not. Some have attributed this curse to the Chinese, but wherever its origins, interesting times are said...