Akel was born on Friday the 31st. of January in 1936 at 10 clock a.m in Haifa. He was buptised together with hid brother Nabil
in the “Mukhales” churche in Haifa on the 23th. of April in 1938. Akel married to his cousin Inaám daughter of Saleh Nasra
from Rame in Galileia on Sunday the 12th. of August in 1961in the St. Elias churche in Isifia by father Basilius Bauardy. Akel has got 5 children (all are married and live in Haifa):
Amira, Michael, Samira, Joab and Amir.
Akel died on the 28.07.2014. He was 78 years old