Asmara, 23 April 2022- Veteran freedom fighter Andemariam Sebhatu (Beilul) passed away on 22 April at the age of 70 due to illness.
Veteran freedom fighter Andemariam Sebhatu who joined the Eritrean Liberation Popular Forces on 1975 served his country and people with dedication in various capacities during the armed struggle for independence including as reporter for Dimtsi Hafash as well as head of Information at the Southern and Eastern regions.
After independence, veteran freedom fighter Andemariam served as head of procurement as well as finance and budget at the Ministry of Information.
Veteran freedom fighter Andemariam is survived by his wife and four children.
The funeral service of veteran fighter Andemariam Sebhatu was conducted today, 23 April at noon at the Asmara Martyrs Cemetery.
Expressing deep sorrow in the passing away of veteran freedom fighter Andemariam Sebhatu, the Ministry of Information expresses condolences to family and friends.