EHRP, based on its project focused on documenting rights violation on political prisoners in custody presents the following video focusing on abuse of young activist Nigist Yirga! please watch! invite friends to watch and share!
Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) Chairperson Merera Gudina (Ph.D.), who is charged with multiple criminal offenses, is now adjourned to the next Ethiopian year, October 16/2017. The Federal High Court Lideta Branch 19th Criminal Bench was adjourned to August 01/2017 to receive the constitutional interpretation from the House of Federation; on whether the list of prosecutor […]
Court decided that remaining prosecutor’s witnesses not to be heard for prosecutor failed to bring witnesses multiple times It was to hear remaining prosecutor’s witnesses that activist Nigist Yirga et al was adjourned for July 18/2017. However, prosecutor once again failed to bring witnesses. Police said it couldn’t get the witnesses on their addresses and […]
It was to give a verdict on the preliminary objections presented by Dr. Merera Gudina, OFC leader, that the hearing was adjourned for July 07th 2017. Accordingly, the federal high court Lideta branch 19th criminal bench has passed verdict on the objections. The court rejected all the defendant’s objections and referred one objection which is […]
Though the 19th criminal bench of the Federal High Court had adjourned the case of Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) party leader Merera Gudina (PhD) for June 2nd 2017, the court failed to finish its verdict on the preliminary objection claiming that it has found a problem in the way the second charge (on Ethiopian Satellite […]