The veteran fighter Col. Tekie Gerezgiher Woldu passed away on 19 July at the age of 61.
Asmara, 20 July 2016- The veteran fighter Col. Tekie Gerezgiher Woldu passed away on 19 July at the age of 61.
The veteran fighter joined the Popular Forces for the Eritrean Liberation in 1976 and served his country and people in different capacities.
The funeral service of the veteran liberation fighter will be held on Thursday, 21 July, at the Asmara Martyrs Cemetery.
The veteran fighter is married and father of 7 children.
Expressing deep sorrow over the passing away of Col. Tekie Gerezgiher, the Ministry of Defence expressed condolences to the family members and friends.