Andargachew Tsige pardoned by Ethiopia

Ethiopia has pardoned an opposition leader with British citizenship who had been sentenced to death. Andargachew Tsige was found guilty of “terrorism” and sentenced in absentia in 2009 over... Read more »

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

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 a better time than... 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 »