Renowned writer and journalist Sibhat Gebregziabher had always dreamt of celebrating his 80th birthday. Unfortunately he passed away February 20, 2012 at the age of 76. However, his friends and fans did not let him down as they celebrated his 80th birthday on May 5 at Amist Kilo Campus, Graduate School Hall. 

By Heirete Yibaleh

Back in olden days, the stories of ‘Matlock’, a renowned, folksy, witty and popular though cantankerous attorney known for his  trademark light gray suit and ‘Father Dowling’, a Catholic Priest who solves murders, abductions and other mysteries in his Chicago parish, assisted by a young streetwise nun, Sister Stephanie were top rated foreign series that Ethiopians saw on television.