Case Updates


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Update on Gurmesa Ayano Weyessa and 21 others






The case is pending before the court. The testimonies of prosecutor’s witnesses have already been heard. As part of the evidence, on 17 February, 2017, prosecutors presented two video clips as evidence against the 4th…


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Update on Getachew Shiferaw Andarge






The case is pending before the court.  The charges in the case have been altered from terrorism to an offense under article 257(a) and (d) of the FDRE Penal Code. The case has been adjourned…


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Update on Getachew Mekonnen and 15 others






The case is pending before the court. On 20 February, 2017, the accused finalized their defence against the charges in the case. The case has been adjourned to 4 April, 2017 for the court’s verdict on guilt…


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Updates on Desta Dinka Gose and 3 others






The case is pending before the court.  Testimonies of prosecutor’s witnesses are in the process of being heard. The case has been adjourned to 23 February 2017 because prosecutor’s witnesses were not present. Please click…


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Update on Dereje Alemu Desta and 21 others






The case is pending before the court. On 10 February 2017, the court rejected preliminary objections of the accused to the charge. They accused plead not guilty to the charges against them and the case…



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Update on Andualem Arage Wale and 23 others






The case has been closed with the court deciding on 27 June, 2012 that all the accused were guilty of the offenses they were charged with and sentencing them to different prison terms on 13 July,…



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Update on Abebe Urgessa Fankosa and 5 others






The case was closed with only the 5th accused Lenjisa Alemayehu acquitted and subsequently released by a court ruling without having to defend himself against the prosecutor’s evidence. The 2nd accused Megersa Worku was also…