Ethiopian dissidents jailed for singing in court

AFP The Oromos have been staging protests over government policies they fear would deprive them of their lands An Ethiopian court has sentenced prominent dissident Bekele Gerba and three... Read more »

Ethiopia top opposition figure gets prison time for contempt

By Associated Press By Associated Press January 11 at 9:50 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — One of Ethiopia’s most prominent opposition politicians has been sentenced to six months in... Read more »

Ethiopia court grants top Oromo leader bail, activists want case dropped

Bekele Gerba, a leading opposition chief in Ethiopia, has been granted bail by a Federal Supreme Court after months of being held in detention. Gerba who is facing criminal... Read more »

Ethiopian government lambasted for flipping on political reform … – africanews

International Rights Group, Human Rights Watch (HRW), has accused the Ethiopian government of turning back on its public promise to undertake reforms and to address the tense political climate... Read more »

Politically Motivated Charges Against Ethiopian Opposition Leader … – Human Rights Watch

Three months after Ethiopian security forces arrested opposition leader Dr. Merera Gudina upon his return to Ethiopia, following his participation in a hearing at the European parliament about the crisis in... Read more »

Dispatches: Ethiopia's Opposition Leaders on Hunger Strike – Human Rights Watch

It has been nine days since prominent Ethiopian opposition leader Bekele Gerba and several other senior members of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) went on a hunger strike to... Read more »

Dispatches: Ethiopia's Opposition Leaders on Hunger Strike … – Human Rights Watch

It has been nine days since prominent Ethiopian opposition leader Bekele Gerba and several other senior members of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) went on a hunger strike to... Read more »

Just Out Of Jail, Ethiopian Leader Brings A Sharp Message To Obama – NPR

Bekele Gerba visited Washington, D.C., to bring his concerns about Ethiopia to the State Department. The photo was taken when he came to NPR for a radio interview. Mahafreen... Read more »

Just Out Of Jail, Ethiopian Leader Brings A Sharp Message To Obama – NPR

Bekele Gerba visited Washington, D.C., to bring his concerns about Ethiopia to the State Department. The photo was taken when he came to NPR for a radio interview. Mahafreen... Read more »

Just Out Of Jail, Ethiopian Leader Brings A Sharp Message To Obama – NPR

Bekele Gerba visited Washington, D.C., to bring his concerns about Ethiopia to the State Department. The photo was taken when he came to NPR for a radio interview. Mahafreen... Read more »