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Complete details about Eritrea in Africa with capital city Asmara

Country NameEritrea (Ertra)
Country CodeERI
Capital CityAsmara
ContinentAfrica
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1993
Population3850000
Surface Area117600.0
Life Expectancy55.8 years
GNP650.0 (old 755.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Afar     (4.3%)
Bilin     (3.0%)
Hadareb     (3.8%)
Saho     (3.0%)
Tigre     (31.7%)
Tigrinja [official]     (49.1%)

Major Cities

Asmara, Maekel     (population 431000)

Eritrea's most recent News and Stories

Eritrea Tweets

From @EAvvaz on Mon Feb 27 01:41:15 EST 2017 RT @afrofactz: In Eritrea, truck drivers of a mining company named Nevsun, receive salaries that are twice that of an Eritrean government M?
From @HussenM on Mon Feb 27 01:40:10 EST 2017 RT @Shakuur89: #Eritrea leader tells it as it is. https://t.co/Ejoiex3vzM
From @afrofactz on Mon Feb 27 01:40:01 EST 2017 In Eritrea, truck drivers of a mining company named Nevsun, receive salaries that are twice that of an Eritrean government Minister.
From @kelvinchengyu on Mon Feb 27 01:36:53 EST 2017 #youtube New Eritrea Mekseb Debesay 2017 Le Tour de Langkawi 2017 https://t.co/K0ZsO9Pwer
From @ReyanW on Mon Feb 27 01:35:55 EST 2017 RT @WeAreEritreans: Hey @gucci Those shoes are called Shida & it is historically Eritrean Give credit to #Eritrea ?? & stop appropriati?
From @Menissandre on Mon Feb 27 01:30:12 EST 2017 RT @pearswick: Glocom operated undetected for years, but the UN recently seized a shipment bound for Eritrea, according to their latest rep?
From @AmanAbrha on Mon Feb 27 01:26:10 EST 2017 RT @saratunxhi: Independence day 2016 God bless #ERITREA ?? https://t.co/Xd8KRXXWzc
From @afrofactz on Mon Feb 27 01:24:00 EST 2017 In 1994, Eritrea rejected an US$80 million aid offer from the European Union (EU).
From @EritreaRT1 on Mon Feb 27 01:23:17 EST 2017 RT @adulitanum: Do my eyes deceive me? The @guardian publishing something negative about #Ethiopia? This is like spotting a unicorn!? #Erit?
From @karmenlunarxisc on Mon Feb 27 01:22:30 EST 2017 RT @pearswick: Glocom operated undetected for years, but the UN recently seized a shipment bound for Eritrea, according to their latest rep?
From @MaliyahNaomi on Mon Feb 27 01:20:33 EST 2017 RT @feveerss: 1. chick fil a for a whole year 2. 25 iphones 3. round trip to eritrea 4. car 5. pay my homies house rent 6. kidan,chama?
From @adulitanum on Mon Feb 27 01:19:03 EST 2017 Do my eyes deceive me? The @guardian publishing something negative about #Ethiopia? This is like spotting a unicorn? https://t.co/cj98UxGLr4
From @rsahmedin on Mon Feb 27 01:12:26 EST 2017 RT @DahlaKib: No one can stop me from paying my 2% to my country #Eritrea including #NED ???. It is my duty & responsibility to pay it. So?
From @rsahmedin on Mon Feb 27 01:11:54 EST 2017 RT @HizbawiM: Glad to join the #NUEYS gymnasium. #Eritrea #Asmara @BeFitGyms https://t.co/7AVnkA45qw
From @kelvinchengyu on Mon Feb 27 01:10:59 EST 2017 #youtube Eritrea - Mekseb Debesay - Le tour de Langkawi 2017 - Eritrean rider https://t.co/RT0pKdyxW0