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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 @samwollenberg on Tue Nov 21 22:50:43 EST 2017 RT @cbcnewsbc: The B.C. Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by Nevsun Resources to have a human rights case including allegations of sl?
From @1TRANSChicago on Tue Nov 21 22:49:56 EST 2017 RT @HalfAtlanta: Somalia, the Congo, Eritrea, and Sudan are in the top 10 refugee populations in the US.
From @Eritrea_Hanti on Tue Nov 21 22:49:40 EST 2017 RT @biniamb: #Eritrea Joins Afreximbank as Participating State. This comes following a recent visit to Asmara by a delegation led by Bank P?
From @YouKnowItsFeven on Tue Nov 21 22:49:17 EST 2017 RT @asmaraasmra: top african rider Metkel Eyob ?? is out of contract for 2018. Maybe some team can be interested ? Retweet please guys! Y?
From @DahlaKib on Tue Nov 21 22:48:29 EST 2017 RT @stesfamariam: @UNHumanRights @UN_HRC @AgnesCallamard Sheila Keetharuth has done nothing but spread lies about a government & people she?
From @miningtoday on Tue Nov 21 22:47:19 EST 2017 Vancouver mining company loses bid to have human rights case moved to Eritrea https://t.co/vC2N7OtrQm
From @Morfeme20 on Tue Nov 21 22:46:28 EST 2017 RT @HalfAtlanta: Somalia, the Congo, Eritrea, and Sudan are in the top 10 refugee populations in the US.
From @AnyabwileLove on Tue Nov 21 22:46:24 EST 2017 RT @aptly_engineerd: This week Israel decided to ethnically cleans 40,000 refugees from Sudan and Eritrea simply for being Black https://t.?
From @Ethiopia_Abebe on Tue Nov 21 22:45:29 EST 2017 Westerners escape the North Korea of Africa before its too late ? #Eritrea https://t.co/St72Nsvalk
From @EthiObservatory on Tue Nov 21 22:45:17 EST 2017 RT @Selkid: Nevsun loses bid to stop Canadian lawsuit over forced labor claims in Africa mine https://t.co/JA049aePWN
From @Ethiopia_Abebe on Tue Nov 21 22:45:06 EST 2017 @Eritrea_Hanti @Ermias9 @RSCollaboration Hey i heard you guys getting a pay cut ? good luck https://t.co/lEZs12Nuzs
From @CosmicIfe on Tue Nov 21 22:43:04 EST 2017 RT @aptly_engineerd: This week Israel decided to ethnically cleans 40,000 refugees from Sudan and Eritrea simply for being Black https://t.?
From @Eritrea_Hanti on Tue Nov 21 22:41:34 EST 2017 @Ermias9 @RSCollaboration @Ermias9: lol too late now 2 say #Eritrea & #Ethiopia sit & figure out the best 4 them. A? https://t.co/HA1ibbylk4
From @Ermias9 on Tue Nov 21 22:41:12 EST 2017 @LorayMuhammad #Eritrea