was in power more than 40 years, 19 years as a president of the Nation
When the Al Gezzira correspondent asked him when he
will hold an election.
said "what election".
What made Isaias uniquely vicious is not that he is a dictator but he has denied the right of the Eritrean Youth to exploit their potential for education, work, creativity, happiness and a family.
At the launch President Isaias Afewerki was present and even gave a key note speech of his commitment to demobilisation.
The donors were generous they pledged $125,000.000 million US with some embassies wanted to consult their governments first.
The opposition websites and radios reported the uprising with passion.
Most of the writing welcomed the moves that would end the era of dictatorship in the Middle East and Africa.
They indicated that the fate of President Isaias is bound to be the same.
All these dramas in Tunisia and Egypt have ringed a bell, playing music to the ears of the Eritreans.