New Ethiopia Gov’t Drops Charges Against Berhanu Nega, Jawar Mohammed, ESAT and OMN

BY ADDIS STANDARD Ethiopia has finally released Andargachew Tsige, the co-founder, and secretary-general of Arbegnoch Ginbot 7 (AG7), Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy. In the same day, the Attorney General confirmed that active criminal charges against Dr. Berhanu Nega, leader of AG7 were dropped.

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Eskinder Nega Refuses to Sign False Confession in Exchange for Prison Release

“I call the government to immediately release him without conditions” – Senator Marco Rubio BY CPJ The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the Ethiopian government’s attempts today to compel Ethiopian journalist and blogger Eskinder Nega to sign a false confession before releasing him under a presidential pardon.

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