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General Sibhat Efrem is back home

General Sibhat Efrem is back home

Happy to hear General Sibhat Efrem is back home with his beloved family in Asmara #Eritrea after very successful recovery treatment abroad

Sebhat Ephrem born 1951 in Aba Ridae, (Eritrea) is the Minister of Energy and Mines for Eritrea, a former Minister of Defence and former Eritrean People’s Liberation Front commander during the Eritrean War of Independence.

Sebhat completed high school at the Luel Mekonnen High School in Asmara and his elementary school at Evangelical School in Asmara, Eritrea. He later attended Addis Ababa University for two years before joining the EPLF in 1972. As a fighter, he quickly rose up the ranks from a political commissar to becoming part of the executive committee. Sebhat Ephrem served from June 1992 to March 1994 as the Governor of Asmara. From March 1994 to May 1995 he served as the Minister of Health. In both positions he brought structure and reorganization to these offices. After leaving the military in June 1992, he returned to the army in May 1995 with the rank of general and was appointed and confirmed as Minister of Defense.