Abby was conceived in Sasha, a town in the Aroma district of Ethiopia. His dad, Ahmed Ali, was Muslim, and his mom, Te zeta Wolfe, was Christian. Abby is a Pentecostal Christian.
Abby battled against the Deng (Dengue) system, which managed Ethiopia from 1974 to 1991, and later served in the Ethiopian National Defense Forces, where he accomplished the position of lieutenant colonel. While he was in the military, he earned a four-year college education in PC designing in 2001 from Micro link Information Technology College in Addis Ababa. In 2007, he was made leader of the Information Network Security Agency, the Ethiopian government's association liable for cybersecurity.