Ethiopian Journalist Eskinder Refuses 'Strings Attached' Pardon

Eskinder Nega Fenta an acclaimed journalist and blogger who was jailed for 18 years for his work, was among 746 who received a presidential pardon.  However after refusing to sign a form that falsely stated he was a member of Ginbot 7, an organisation that the government deems a terrorist group, he was returned to his cell, his wife Serkalem Fasil said.


Ethiopian journalist and blogger Eskinder Nega.