Ethiopia’s Zone 9 Bloggers continue to trend

20 February 2015 Last updated at 12:04 ET BBC Trending What’s popular and why In April 2014 BBC Trending covered the arrest of six bloggers and three journalists in... Read more »

Ethiopia’s media war

On Tuesday, February 17 at 19:30 GMT:  Ethiopia’s jailed Zone 9 bloggers are on trial this week for terrorism and treason, charges facing more than two dozen journalists, bloggers... Read more »

Govt in ‘Systematic Assault’ on Media

Nairobi — The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of the May 2015 general elections, Human Rights Watch said... Read more »

Media Being Decimated

Nairobi — The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of the May 2015 general elections, Human Rights Watch said... Read more »

Ethiopia: Media Being Decimated

(Nairobi) – The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of the May 2015 general elections, Human Rights Watch said... Read more »

Gender Implications of Joint Titling in Ethiopia

In 1998, the Ethiopian government initiated the largest low-cost land certification program at the time in sub-Saharan Africa. However, household-level land registration often registered land exclusively in the name... Read more »

Observers’ Election Successfully Held

press release Election for election observers were held successfully across the nation, Ethiopian National Election Board (ENEB) announced. The elections were held in all Kebeles across the country with... Read more »

Ethiopia Court Requests Detailed Terror Charges Against Bloggers

An Ethiopian court asked prosecutors to amend charges so they specify the acts of terrorism that 10 bloggers and journalists are alleged to have been plotting, a defense lawyer... Read more »

Ethiopia’s alleged terrorists: vocal bloggers and independent journalists

Iain Levine of Human Rights Watch has noted that “an essential element of human rights work is to fulfill the moral imperative of bearing witness, by demonstrating solidarity with... Read more »

The Ethiopian bloggers charged as terrorists – Twitter Q&A

Six members of Ethiopia’s blogging collective and three journalists, known as Zone Nine, are facing terrorism charges. In an alleged plot to “destabilise the nation” they stand accused of... Read more »