Canadians call for return of relative held in Ethiopia | Ethiopia News

More From Our Site A Canadian family is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to negotiate the release of a citizen imprisoned in Ethiopia saying “there will never be... Read more »

Ethiopia to Free 746 Prisoners

Ethiopia, sandwiched between war-torn South Sudan and Somalia, is frequently rebuked by human rights groups for cracking down on dissent under the guise of national security concerns. The government... Read more »

Ethiopia to Free 746 Political Prisoners including Eskinder Nega

Ethiopia, sandwiched between war-torn South Sudan and Somalia, is frequently rebuked by human rights groups for cracking down on dissent under the guise of national security concerns. The government... 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... Read more »

A Rare Victory for Ethiopia’s Victims (HRW) at Tadias Magazine

A Rare Victory for Ethiopia’s Victims (HRW) Published by Tadias Magazine December 23rd, 2017 in Podcast. A court sketch shows Dutch citizen and former Ethiopian government official Eshetu Alemu... 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,... 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... Read more »

Jailed Ethiopian Journalists and Bloggers Need Your Voice

This past weekend, in a move reminiscent of the continent’s most repressive rulers, authorities in Addis Ababa arrested nine of Ethiopia’s most thoughtful, peace-loving, and promising young minds –... Read more »

Ethiopian journalist sentenced to more than two years in jail for false rumors

Ethiopia jails reporter for spreading rumors Source: AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The Committee to Protect Journalists is urging the release of an Ethiopian journalist who was sentenced... Read more »

Ethiopia: Parking attendant sentenced in scam that netted almost $1.4 million in fees

By Mary Pat Flaherty, Washington Post: The pair of parking lot attendants at the Smithsonian Institution’s air and space center in Chantilly were very patient. And for a while,... Read more »