Adoptive Parent searching for the Ethiopian family of twin boys, birth names Belete Anulo and Chakebo Anulo, born in 2010 in the Durame area, SNNPR. Their father, Anulo A., relinquished the twins to the Durame care center when they were 10 days old after the death of their mother. Two sisters remained with the father. The twins were adopted to the USA in 2011 through Holt International.
Submitted by Adoptive Parent
Gender of Child Boy and Boy twins
Additional information about child’s ethnicity Kembata
Year of child’s birth 2010
Ethiopian birth name of child Belete Anulo and Chakebo Anulo
Age of child at adoption 0-12 months
Year child was adopted 2011
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Father’s name is Anulo A. Mother died shortly after their birth. They have two sisters who are still with their father.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2010
To the best of your knowledge, child was Relinquished
Region of relinquishment Southern Nations Nationalities, and Peoples Region in Ethiopia
Zone of relinquishment Nationalities, and Peoples Region, Kembata Tembaro – Southern Nations
City/town of relinquishment Durame
Name and relationship of relinquishing adult Anulo A. – father
Do you believe child(ren) were relinquished willingly? Yes
Additional Information Born in the Durame area. They were relinquished at the Durame care center in May of 2010 at 10 days old due to mother’s death.
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed Holt International (USA)
Adoptive Country USA
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Unknown
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa – Addis Ababa Region
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa
Additional information about this orphanage or care center They were relinquished to Durame care center, but moved to Addis prior to adoption.