Born in 1947 at Asmara, the youngest in a family of five sons and two daughters, his ambition was to take to a service career. He is inter in riding, hunting and philately. He is fond of Indian movies. He hopes to visit Japan, India and Hawaiian Islands. He wants his future wife to be a good cook in addition to being cheerful, educated and respectful wards her husband. Given a chance he would like to take a degree in Law. Dancing does not appeal to him.