Ethiopia court’s jailing of Bekele Gerba ‘deeply troubling’ – U.S. lawmaker

A United States Congressman, Representative Eliot Engel, has reacted to the six-month sentence handed to top Ethiopian opposition member Bekele Gerba. Gerba and four others were sentenced for contempt of court, specifically... Read more »

Ministry ‘can’t help three men on trial in Ethiopia’

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday said its hands are tied in saving the lives of three Kenyans being tried in an Ethiopian Court. Osbourn Otindo, Maxwell Omondi and Jedrick Mugo are... Read more »

Ethiopia court jails members of outlawed group Ginbot 7

Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands have been detained since anti-government protests broke out A court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an... Read more »

A Rare Victory for Ethiopia’s Victims

The many victims of the brutal communist military dictatorship that ruled Ethiopia from 1974 to 1991, known as the Derg, had a rare victory this week. On December 15, former Ethiopian government... Read more »

Ethiopia ‘Red Terror’ aide Alemu jailed for war crimes

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Eshetu Alemu is accused of ordering the execution of 75 people during Ethiopia’s “Red Terror” A Dutch court has sentenced an aide to Ethiopia’s former communist... Read more »

Ethiopian court grants bail to prominent Oromo opposition politician

Political Prisoner Bekele Gerba, Photo Addis Standard ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopia Federal High Court fourth criminal bench on Monday granted bail for deputy chairman of opposition party Oromo... Read more »

Ethiopian court jails politician for over 6 years | Ethiopia News

An Ethiopian court sentenced opposition politician Yonatan Tesfaye to six and a half years in prison on Thursday, the state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporation reported. Tesfaye, a former spokesperson for the Blue Party... Read more »

Visit to Ethiopia reveals biblical mysteries – Winnipeg Free Press

In 2017, Protestants are marking the 500th anniversary of Reformation. It seems like a big deal, until you visit Ethiopia and meet members of a church that traces its origins as far... Read more »

US and European officials urge Ethiopia to release Andy Tsege – Al Jazeera America

Politicians from the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union have sent a letter to Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn urging the release of British citizen Andargachew “Andy” Tsege, a political... Read more »

US and European officials urge Ethiopia to release Andy Tsege – Al Jazeera America

Politicians from the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union have sent a letter to Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn urging the release of British citizen Andargachew “Andy” Tsege, a political... Read more »