ANC, Ramaphosa commend Eritrea and Ethiopia watershed peace deal

(EBC; July 11, 2018) - The African National Congress (ANC) has commended and congratulated Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali on the successful conclusion of the Asmara Summit’s watershed “Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship between Eritrea and Ethiopia”.

In a statement late on Tuesday, the ANC said it concurs with the Asmara Joint Declaration that over the past 20 years some forces have denied the opportunity to build a bright future based on common heritage for their peoples of Eritrea and Ethiopia.

The declaration was signed on Monday.