This picture has been taken in 1994; a couple of years after Eritrean independence, and shortly after referendum. Although I was very young, I remember the day vividly. It was the first big wedding in our extended family, following those national events. The bride and bridegroom came from Germany after many years in exile and got married that day. Not only for the couple, the wedding ceremony was a rare family occasion for many of the relatives and friends too.
These two cousins hugging each other happily are Ogbe Abraha Engda
On a wet, windy London summer’s evening, Mo Farah managed once again to elicit roars of approval from an adoring IAAF World Championships crowd.
And that was just for the warm up strides.
Drawn in the first heat, the recently crowned 2017 world 10,000m champion returned to the track five days after