Award-winning journalist, publisher, lecturer, writer, activist, life-long human rights advocate, Aaron was a brother, a son, a husband and father to his three children. He was a mentor to many, advocate to those who were in hardship, and an esteemed member of the Eritrean Canadian community in Toronto (Canada). Journalist-Professor Aaron was a co-founder and editor-in-chief of Setit, the first private newspaper in Eritrea. His passing after a sudden illness is a shock to all of us and a huge loss to the family. We will announce the details of the burial and the memorial services in the coming days.
Family and friends have opened this GoFundMe account. The purpose of raising this fund is to assist with the expenses of the funeral and memorial services for Aaron’s family as his passing was completely unexpected.
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