Ghirmay Shibeshi Yeibio, died on Wednesday April 26, 2017 at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Ghirmay was born on Sept. 18, 1955 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to his father Shibeshi Yeibiyo and his mother Letemichael Baraki. He attended Cathedral Elementary School, Teferi Mekonnen High School, and the University of Addis Ababa.
Before his resettlement in Canada in 2001, Ghirmay worked with various companies in Ethiopia Including the Ethiopian Airlines and Commercial Bank of Ethiopia among others.
Ghirmay is remembered by most for his long time human rights activism and advocacy for
Kenya's Joyciline Jepkosgei broke four world records as she stormed to victory at the Prague Half Marathon.
The 23-year-old completed what was just her fifth half marathon in one hour, four minutes and 52 seconds - 14 seconds quicker than the record set by Peres Jepchirchir earlier this year.
And she also
Swedish starlet Alexander Isak will become one of the best in the world - former team-mate Dickson Etuhu
Alexander Isak is already a full international. Credit: PA
By Will Unwin
Borussia Dortmund starlet Alexander Isak is the biggest thing to come out of Swedish football since Zlatan Ibrahimovic, but that didn't stop the
Eritrean national cycling team defends title at the ongoing 2017 African Continental championships in Luxor, Egypt, after scooping a bgold medal in the Elite Men Team Time Trial.
Eritrean women team also won gold medal.
The experienced Eritrean quartet of Abraham Meron, Gebreigzabhier Amanuel, Habtom Awet, Teshome Meron successfully defended their title,