Ethiopia Sentences Opposition Leader to Six Months in Jail for Contempt of Court – U.S. News & World Report

africanews Ethiopia Sentences Opposition Leader to Six Months in Jail for Contempt of CourtU.S. News & World ReportADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – An Ethiopian court sentenced a senior opposition leader... Read more »

Ethiopia sentences opposition leader to six months in jail for contempt of court

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – An Ethiopian court sentenced a senior opposition leader to six months in jail for contempt of court on Monday because he raised his hand when... 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 »

Opposition Leader Merera Gudina Pleads Innocent On All Charges

Merera Gudina is the leader of the Oromo Federalist Congress.   Appearing in court for the first time after the court’s summer recess, Dr. Merera Gudina has pleaded his... Read more »

Former member of Ethiopia Marxist regime apologizes in court

A former member of a Marxist group that seized control of Ethiopia in the 1970s in a bloody purge known as the Red Terror apologized Thursday for the regime’s... Read more »

Oromo leader Merera Gudina: the Biggest victim of Ethiopia state of emergency?

Ethiopia’s parliament in August 2017 voted to lift a state of emergency imposed since October 2016. What started as a six-month measure to quell anti-government protests, eventually lasted 10... Read more »

Ethiopia: Attorney General Charges Two Suspects in Grand Corruption Case

Two officials from Sugar Corporation were charged for on a corruption case today September 4, 2017. The officials were arrested by the Federal Police Commission a month ago along... Read more »

Massive assets freeze in Ethiopia high-level anti-corruption crackdown

A court in Ethiopia has ordered the freezing of assets belonging to individuals and entities listed in a recent anti-corruption crackdown. The Addis Fortune portal reports that some 210... Read more »

Ethiopia puts 37 people before court over high-level corruption

The Ethiopian government on Thursday put over 30 persons before a federal high court on charges of high-level corruption, the state-affiliated FANA Broadcasting corporate reported. The 37 persons were... Read more »

Ethiopia gives journalist 18-month jail term for subversion

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – An Ethiopian journalist was sentenced on Friday to 18 months in prison on charges of subversion, his lawyer said, but is expected... Read more »