Eritrea: Who is Brigader General Tekle Kiflay?
Who is Brigader General Tekle Kiflay?
Date of birth: 1956
place of birth: Tseazega
Educational background 10th grade
Rank Birgeder general
Salary 3700 Nkf (including allowance)
Hobby: Big time Gambler, drunkard, womanizer, contraband trader. AND NOW ACCUSED OF HUMAN TRAFFICING
Languages English understands but not fluent Arabic can communicate
Joined EPLF Late 1973
1976 unit leader then marah ganta in battalion 900 later 9
battalion leader was Tesfahiwet, then zamicheal ketama
commisar was Osman beluh later Teclay G/mariam (aden)
Philpos later after 2nd round cader school joined them and was marah hayli
1977 with the restructuring and growth of the peoples army to the level of Brigade . He became marah hayl in brigade 4 where W/Michael Haile was the commander. On strategic withdrawal he became commissar battalion with Mahammud Shagray Where Wichu and Tecle libsu were the commanders the same brigade
1984 commissar brigade with Omer Tewil in division 61 where Ali Ibrahim ,Fessahaye W/el,were Commanding after the death of Ali.
1991 commissar of division 61 during liberation1991.
1992-1994 commissar of core 491
1994-1997 chief of operations of infantry force
1998-2000 commander of division
Present: commander of operational zone 1 and border guard + coordinator of relations with SPLA -2012. Now commander of reserve force