Bitewede Abraha

Bitewede Abraha

Bitweded Abraha  He was born in 1953 in the neighborhood of (Edaga Hamous) in the capital Asmara. From his father (Abraha Asfaha), and his mother (Kedesti Teweldi Maden) . He knew the national action early in 1972 and joined the Popular Liberation Forces in 1972,...
Idris Mohammad Ali

Idris Mohammad Ali

Idris Muhammed-Ali Idris Mohamed Ali is an Eritrean singer. was born in Kamcheewa village in the Sahel Region of Eritrea. He is of the founders of the music band of the PLF, forerunner to the EPLF, in 1974. He was known for his patriotic as well as love and social...
Mohammad Meranet

Mohammad Meranet

Judge Mohammed Marant, born in the village of Hattat, one of the villages of Pejuk, on the banks of  Ansaba River [15 km north of the city of  Keren]about 1940. He was arrested three times: 1969, 1973, then the third on 17/07/1991, only one month and...
Patriarch Abune Antonios

Patriarch Abune Antonios

Key Fact: Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Church  Detained Since: May 27, 2007  Biography: Patriarch Abune Antonios was born on July 12, 1927, in Himberti, a town north of the Eritrean capital, Asmara. He was ordained as the third Patriarch...
Haile Welense

Haile Welense

Haile Woldense   is an Eritrean politician. Woldense was born in 1946 and attended High School in Asmara, Eritrea. After graduation, he was accepted to the Addis Ababa University engineering program. There he met Isaias Afewerki and they withdrew from school to join...