May 1st, 2012
Alemayehu G. Mariam On May 1, 2012, Eskinder Nega, Ethiopia’s foremost journalist and political prisoner, will be awarded the “Freedom to Write Award”, the highest honor given out by Pen America, one of the great international free press institutions that has been in continuous operation since 1922. ...
In East Africa
Apr 25th, 2012
A Call for an End to the Persecution of Journalists in Ethiopia By: Naomi Hunt, Press Freedom Adviser for Africa & the Middle East VIENNA – Twenty international journalists who have been recognised as World Press Freedom Heroes by the Vienna-based International Press Institute (IPI) have condemne...