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Ethiopian court jails politician for over 6 years (aljazeera)

Former opposition spokesperson Yonatan Tesfaye sentenced over posts criticising the government’s response to protestsa An Ethiopian...
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Ethiopia: Journalist’s guilty verdict a further slap in the face for justice (AMNESTY)

Responding to reports that Ethiopia’s Federal High Court has found prominent Ethiopian journalist Getachew Shiferaw guilty of “provocation...

EthiopiaWIN.et and Tewdros Kassa-hun [Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam]

Author’s Note: This month the Ethiopian popular music megastar Tewdros “Teddy Afro” Kassahun released his “Ethiopia” album, which...
Reeyot Alemu makes her case against Tedros Adhanom’s candidacy for WHO director general [ESAT]

Reeyot Alemu makes her case against Tedros Adhanom's candidacy for WHO director general [ESAT]


Ethiopia: Reeyot Alemu’s Open letter to the World Health Assembly

As a victim of torture, I oppose Dr. Tedros Adhanom’s candidacy for Director-General of WHO by Reeyot Alemu My name is Reeyot Alemu. I am...
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Amnesty: 'Conviction for Facebook post is shameful'

Rights body Amnesty international has called the conviction of an Ethiopian opposition politician for his Facebook posts “a shameful affront...

Ethiopia: Who for WHO? A Top Leader of a Terrorist Organization, That’s Who! [Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam]

Author’s Note: In this commentary, I make the case against Tedros Adhanom, a top leader of the Tigrean People’s Liberation Front, a terrorist...

Ethiopia’s star singer Teddy Afro makes plea for openness [washingtonpost]

By Elias Meseret | AP May 13 at 9:33 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Teddy Afro, Ethiopia’s superstar singer, is topping the Billboard world...