17 January 2014

Eritrea: Veteran Fighter Col. Amanizgi Garza Passes Away

Asmara — Veteran fighter Col. Amanizgi Garza, Commander of the Prison and Rehabilitation Centers in the Central region, has passed away at the age of 79 while receiving medical treatment in the Republic of Sudan.

Col. Amanizgi joined the Popular Forces in February 1975 and served in various capacities leading war engagements until Independence Day, following which he assumed several responsibilities as Senior police officer up to the day of his passing away.

Funeral service of the late Col. Amanizgi would be conducted tomorrow at Asmara Patriot's Cemetery.

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