Milkyas’ aunt, Etenesh, raises him. His aunt brought him from the countryside to give him an opportunity to go to school. However, as a single mother, she is now struggling to send her children to school and fulfilling their need. At the time, Etenesh supports her family by doig all the labor work she can and lives in a rented house.
Milkyas is the third child in his family. He is 8 years old and in 1st grade at Bobicho Elementary School in Hosanna. His favorite subject is Science and he wants to be a pilot when he grows up.