Lij Iyassu and the Afars (Part 1) (By Aramis Houmed Soulé)

Probably in 1915, Lij Iyassu wed a third Afar woman, Fatuma Abubakar. She was born from a rich family of traders, harking from the north cost of the Gulf of Tadjourah that had dominated throughout the XIXth century the intermediary trade between Abyssinia and the shores of the Red Sea and of the Gulf of Aden.Read More

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