My companion Berhane Woldegabriel, who has kicked the bucket and matured 74, was an Eritrean who got comfortable in the UK in the wake of escaping from Sudan, where he had been a writer. Situated in London from 1993, he at that point worked in different jobs, including as a college instructor and as a network delegate and facilitator with the Eritrean people group in Britain and the diaspora.
Conceived in Adi Cheganow, Eritrea, to Woldegabriel Woldegiorgis, a cop, and his better half, Weizro Tebereh Adane, Berhane went to Prince Mekonnen secondary school in the capital, Asmara, prior to moving to Ethiopia to prepare to be an educator at Debre Berhan.
Subsequent to picking up his confirmation he worked in different schools and proceeded to learn at Addis Ababa University.
In Sudan he composed for the magazine Sudanow and worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, assisting with the settlement of Eritrean evacuees in Sudan.
From 1993 onwards Berhane took on different positions, most as of late at Soas University of London as a teacher in Tigrinya and Amharic.
He additionally helped evacuees who had shown up in Britain from Eritrea and from different nations, including Uganda and Iraq.
During the 90s he established a cause, the Eritrean Education and Publication Trust , which helps individuals from the Horn of Africa to build up their work and fundamental abilities and advances assuagement procedures.
He was additionally important for the gathering Initiatives of Change, which, related to EEPT, has developed connections between Eritrean resistance gatherings and common society in the diaspora.
Three years back Berhane surrendered his post at Soas to work with Save the Children to help outcasts making the boat crossing from Africa to Europe.