Ethiopian Terrorism Trial Hears Journalist Eskinder Nega’s Defendant

A dissident Ethiopian journalist on trial for terrorism has categorically denied the charges and warned the court that history would judge its verdict. A three-judge panel listened Wednesday as... Read more »

Prosecutors want Death penalty on a man blinded his ex-wife Airlines hostess Aberash Hailay

Court Sentenced Him 14 Years. Federal Prosecutors requested the death penalty against Fisseha Tadesse, the man who gouged out both eyes of his former wife, Ethiopian Airlines hostess, Aberash... Read more »

Court Questions Housewife for Allegedly Trying to Kill Maid in Dubai

Suicide attempt charges against 18-year-old victim dropped Dubai: A housewife is being questioned for attempting to murder her maid by throwing her off a balcony after the latter’s charge... Read more »

Acid attack on wife lands husband in jail

The 13th criminal bench of the Federal First Instance Court at Lideta on Wednesday sentenced a man who was found guilty of carrying out an acid attack on his... Read more »

Ethiopian Official Gets Death Sentence For Supporting Rebels

An Ethiopian court has issued a death sentence to a former regional official charged with murder and with supporting an Eritrean-backed terror group. The state-run Ethiopian News Agency reports... Read more »

Semahegn Belew Gets 4 Years For Killing A Man

Ethiopian federal high court passed a 4 year imprisonment and issued a warrant to arrest a well known traditional music artist Semahegn belew for his involvement in 2002 car... Read more »