“Eritrea Faces Youth Drain,” by Joe DeCapua for Voice of America:
A new report said a lot of young people are leaving Eritrea due to authoritarian rule, growing dissatisfaction and long-term national service. The International Crisis Group has called for both domestic and international action to reduce the youth drain.
Many young Africans are leaving the continent hoping to find jobs and opportunities elsewhere. But the International Crisis Group said the youth exodus from Eritrea is acute.
It said the Eritrean government’s demand to “sacrifice individual ambition for the greater good of the nation” is causing people to leave…
Full report of Eritrean Exodus can be found here.