Jan 8th, 2013
An Ethiopian journalist lost an appeal on Tuesday against a five-year prison sentence for her role in promoting subversive plots by a rebel group. Reyot Alemu, a columnist at the now-defunct Feteh newspaper, and fellow journalist Woubishet Taye were found guilty a year ago of conspiring to participat...
In East Africa
Jan 19th, 2012
The Ethiopian authorities must immediately release four government critics and a former opposition supporter who have been found guilty of terrorism charges on Thursday, Amnesty International said today. Journalists Reyot Alemu and Woubshet Taye, opposition party leader Zerihun Gebre-Egziabher and fo...