The Arbi Harnet (Freedom Friday) network inside Eritrea confirms that the internet remains down. WhatsApp is inaccessible. VPN networks are very limited for private use.
Yet there are opposition posters and resistance messages on the walls all over Asmara.
The regime has arrested people who have been caught in the act ofputting them up, but somehow more continue to appear.
Businesses are struggling with cash flow and many are shut or with hardly any activities.
Youth are increasingly frustrated. Sawa recruitment season at hand and everyone is tense about that.