Isaias Afwerki was born 2 February, 1946. He is the first and current president of Eritrea, a position he has held since after the Eritrean War of Independence in 1993. He led the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front (EPLF) to victory in May 1991, ending the 30-year-old war for independence.
Isaias is the leader of Eritrea’s sole legal political party, the People’s Front for Democracy and Justice (PFDJ). He has been cited for human rights violations by the United Nations and Amnesty International. In 2015, Reporters Without Borders ranked Eritrea under the government of President Isaias Afewerki last in its press-freedom index for the eighth year running.
Isaias Afwerki Profile Overview
|Real Name:||Isaias Afwerki|
|Birthday:||2 February, 1946|
|Place of Birth:||Asmara, Eritrea|
|Net Worth:||$100 million (N38,750,200,000)|
Biography & Career
Isaias Afwerki was born in Asmara, Eritrea on February 2, 1946. World leader who became the first President of the State of Eritrea in 1991 and was the leader of the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front. He was friends with Meles Zenawi during the war for independence. He graduated from Prince Makonnen High School in 1965.
Isaias Afwerki could be evaluated as one of the successful World Leader. He has ranked on the list of those famous people who were born on February 2, 1946. He is one of the Richest World Leader who was born in Eritrea. He also has a position among the list of Most popular World Leader. Isaias Afwerki is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 73 years old.
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Isaias Afwerki Wife
Isaias met his wife, Saba Haile, during the struggle to liberate Eritrea. Like him, she was a freedom fighter and the two of them met in a village called Nakfa in the summer of 1981. Together they have three children: Abraham, Elsa and Berhane.
Isaias Afwerki Net Worth
The Eritrean dictator, who is the ruler of the poorest nation on Earth, is the nineth richest leader in Africa 2020. It is amazing that President Afwerki the only president of Eritrea because he has been presiding over the country since they gained independence in 1993. His leadership quality has been questioned because of how the rules using a draconian style of government.
His net Worth is estimated at over $100 million.