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 arrested on Tuesday... 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 to be freed... Read more »

Ethiopia gives journalist 18-month jail term for subversion – World

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 to be freed within a week... Read more »

23 sentenced in Ethiopia for al-Qaida, al-Shabab links

By Associated Press By Associated Press May 17 at 12:57 PM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — A court in Ethiopia has sentenced 23 people to up to 15 years in prison for establishing... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Oromo leader objects to terrorism charge, case adjourned

Dr Merera Gudina, a leading opposition figure in Ethiopia and Chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), has presented preliminary objections to the federal court where he is standing trial on terrorism... Read more »

EFF Urges Court to Roll Back Ruling Allowing Remote-Control Spying

Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) urged an appeals court today to review a dangerous decision by a three-judge panel that would allow foreign governments to spy on Americans on... Read more »

Ethiopia Relaxes Emergency Measures that Followed Protests

Ethiopian Minister of Defense Siraj Fergessa, File VOA ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia’s state broadcaster says the government has lifted parts of the state of emergency imposed in October while claiming the “restoration... Read more »

Appeals court unanimously rejects Trump on travel ban

From left, Abdulmajeed and his wife, Baraa, Syrian refugees, were greeted by her father at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Tuesday. They were allowed to enter the country after a federal... Read more »

Ethiopia's Oromo leader facing terrorism charges denied bail again … – africanews

Dr Merera Gudina, leading opposition figure in Ethiopia and Chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), has been denied bail by a court. Gudina is facing terrorism charges by the government which... Read more »

Depression killed my son in Ethiopia, says father – Daily Nation – Daily Nation

By LILLIAN MUTAVIMore by this Author A sombre mood engulfed Lutheran Church along Uhuru Highway during a requiem mass for a Kenyan IT specialist who died in Ethiopia. The deceased, Mr Zakayo... Read more »