Ibrahim Mahmoud directs Kassala state to promote relations with Eritrea (SUNA)

Ibrahim Mahmoud directs Kassala state to promote relations with Eritrea (SUNA)The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer, Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid has given directives to Kassala state to develop relations with the state of Eritrea via economic, cultural and social communications, and the exchange of the official relations particularly across the boarders areas.

During his meeting Wednesday in his office at the Republican Palace the Wali (governor) of Kassala state, Adam Jamma’a Adam he stressed on the security coordination with the Eritrean neighboring regions by the joint work. Continue reading “Ibrahim Mahmoud directs Kassala state to promote relations with Eritrea (SUNA)”

January 7, 2016

Ethio-Sudan border: Unidentified armed men stir tension

Ethio-Sudan border: Unidentified armed men stir tensionby Daniel Berhane | Ethiopian Ambassador met with the Sudanese V/President on Friday as security conditions in the northern section of their border deteriorate. Media reports from Khartoum indicate that armed men from Ethiopia’s Amhara region have been raiding areas in Sudan’s Gedaref region in the past weeks.

V/President Abdul Rahman intends to raise the matter to Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn during his visit later this week to Ethiopia’s north-western city Bahir-Dar to attend a ruling party event. The chief of Gedaref region is also said to have headed to Bahir-Dar to discuss with regional officials. Tension in the Ethio-Sudanese border escalated further this week as five Sudanese farmers were abducted from border areas. According to Hooray newspaper, Ethiopian armed men abducted the farmers from Atarab and Tekulain areas of Gadarif into Ethiopian territory, Amhara region, and demanded a ransom. Continue reading “Ethio-Sudan border: Unidentified armed men stir tension”

NUEW President in Khartoum

NUEW President in KhartoumThe President of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW), Ms. Tekh’a Tesfamichel, held talks with the Chairperson of the Women’s Union of the Republic of Sudan (ROS), Ms. Meryem Osman, in Khartoum on November 30th.

The discussions focused on enhancing cooperation and regular consultation on bilateral matters as well as on regional issues of mutual interest. Continue reading “NUEW President in Khartoum”