Families Rejoice at Release of Ethiopia's Aragie and Nega
Upbeat and hopeful to see their loved ones, Andualem Aragie and Eskinder Nega, family members and friends patiently waiting for their release. Aragie had been sentenced to life in prison, while Nega was sentenced to 18 years in prison.
Ethiopia: A Victory for the Oromo Protesters?
Atlantic Council, 14 February 2018
The protest movement playing out in Ethiopia is one of the most consequential conflicts on the African continent - more than any other, it has the potential to upend US policy in… Read more »
Addis Standard, 14 February 2018
Upbeat and hopeful to see their loved one, Andualem Aragie, family members and friends were patiently waiting for Aragie's release for hours. Before he was sentenced to life in… Read more »
Today, Andualem Aragie and Eskinder Nega are receiving a heroes' welcome after their release from prison.
Eskinder Nega is receiving a hero's welcome on his release. His mother in law is happily giving interview to Amhara TV.
Upbeat and hopeful to see their loved one, Andualem Aragie, family members & friends were patiently waiting for his release for hours.
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 ... Read more »
"... the world must not lose sight of the thousands of other people still languishing in jail on trumped-up and politically-motivated terrorism charges, including Bekele Gerba, ... Read more »