Ethiopia Police Deny Using Anti-Terror Law to Stifle Dissent

Ethiopian police have rejected accusations that the recent detentions of several high-profile government critics were politically motivated. The arrests are coming under increasing criticism from opposition parties and international... Read more »

Ethiopia:Gov’t Forces Arrested 5 People Including Eskinder Nega and Andualem Aragie

Two fierce critics of Ethiopia’s ruling party have joined a growing list of government opponents detained in recent days under a new anti-terrorism law. The latest to be arrested... Read more »

Artist Debebe Eshetu Arrested Over Alleged Links to Banned Group Ginbot 7

Ethiopian authorities arrested actor Debebe Eshetu on allegations he has links to the banned Ginbot 7 group, said Shimeles Kemal, minister of state in the Communications Ministry. After being... Read more »