Yonatan Tesfaye

Former Blue Party Public Relation and Activist Yonatan Tesfaye was arrested in December 2015 after accusing the government of using disproportionate force against peaceful proteststors in Amhara and Oromia Regions in Facebook posts. May 25, 2017 court sentenced Yonatan Tesfaye to six and a half years in prison.

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Prosecutor evidences hearing against Gurmessa Ayano, Bekele Gerba, and other OFC leaders completed (March 01/2017 hearing)

Audio-visual evidence against the fourth defendant –Bekele Gerba- not yet presented It was to present the CD documents, which were presented in the previous hearings by the prosecutor but failed to be readable, that the court adjourned for March 01. However, the prosecutor requested the court to cancel the particular ‘testimonial’ from the list claiming […]

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