Date: Monday, 23 July 2018
As we celebrate our annual Eritrean Festival, we should take a moment to remember two artistic giants who passed away recently. Most of us know Tsehaitu Beraki but Aya Girmay was not well known in Eritrea. Most Eritreans remember Aya Girmay’s brother, Memhir Mehzun Hadgu of Point Four fame. But “Aya Girmay”, as Asmerom called him on “Merhaba” on ERI-TV, was a great artist in his own right not only in Eritrea but also in Ethiopia. Please click on the following links for your perusal.