Debretsion Gebremichael is the present Ethiopian Minister of Communication and Information Technology, the present Chairman of the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) and the acting President of Tigray Region.
Debretsion was brought up in Shire Inda Selassie, Tigray Province, Ethiopia. He was portrayed by some as being perhaps the best understudy in the area and got an ideal score on his placement tests. He was conceded into Addis Ababa University, in any case, he renounced his examinations to join the TPLF and battle the socialist Derg.
He was sent to Italy by the TPLF and got preparing in interchanges innovation. He drove the group that propelled the Dimtsi Woyane Tigray (The Voice of Tigray) radio station in 1980. Debretsion, alongside "General Santim", were well-known programmers during the Ethiopian Civil War. They routinely captured, stuck and undermined the Derg's radio, TV and military correspondence frameworks. After the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front's 1991 triumph, he joined Addis Ababa college while working all day as the second man to Kinfe Gebremedhin. He earned his single men and graduate degrees in the electrical building from Addis Ababa University. He got a Ph.D. in data innovation from Capella University in 2011.
His exposition was on "Investigating the Perception of Users of Community ICT Centers on the Effectiveness of ICT on Poverty in Ethiopia". Debretsion is an energetic tennis player.