Sibhat Gebregziaber dies at the age of 78
Sibhat 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.
Sibhat will be laid to rest later today at St. Silassie Church in Addis Ababa.