Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Sebhat Gebregziabher dies at the age of 76

Sebhat Gebregziabher
Renowned Ethiopian author Sebhat Gebregziabher died Monday Feb. 20, 2012  at the age of 76.

Sebhat was critically acclaimed for his novels including Tikusat, 5-6-7, Sebategnaw Melak, Letum Aynegalegn and his latest Yefikir Shamoch. His last work was an acting role in an Amharic movie titled Mefenkile Setoch.   

Since 1991 he has worked for the Amharic daily Addis Zemen and Abiotawi Democracy producing several articles, features and fictions.

Sebhat is survived by three daughters and two sons.

1 comment:

  1. Great author and philosopher is missed!