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Yared Hussein Ibrahim and 120 others






Federal High Court Lideta Criminal Bench Addis Ababa Case – Yared Hussein Ibrahim and 120 others 1.       Yared Hussen Ibrahim (aka Wizi) 2.       Tewodros Daniel Fikru 3.       Bisrat Abera Abebe 4.       Aregaw Moges Awaye 5.      …



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Short summary on the alarming use and abuse of Ethiopia’s Anti-Terrorism Proclamation   The government of Ethiopia, using its legislative body, has adopted the much criticized Anti-Terrorism Proclamation, Proclamation No. 652/2009, in short ATP, on…


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Update on Soressa Deme Tolera and 19 others






The case has been closed with the court convicting and sentencing the accused to short terms in prison. The students have been released since they have already served the time they were sentenced for. Please…


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Update on Okelo Akuai Uchala and 6 others






The case has been closed with the court deciding on 27 April, 2016 that all the accused were guilty of the offenses they were charged with.  The 1st defendant, Okelo Akuai, was sentenced to nine…


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Update on Nigist Yirga Tefera and 5 others






The case is pending before the court and has been adjourned to 22 February 2017 to hear the prosecutor’s response to the preliminary objections of the accused. On 14 February 2017, the 1st defendant, Nigist…



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FDRE Criminal Code (2004)






Some of the charges covered under this site are brought under the Criminal Code of Ethiopia. Please click here to download the Criminal Code of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, 2004 (FDRE Penal Code)


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ተ.ቁ No. ሙሉ ስም File Name የቀጠሮ ቀን Next Hearing ፍርድ ቤት Court የተቀጠሩት Reason 1 እነ ጉርሜሳ አያኖ Gurmesa Ayano et al 20/06/09 27/02/2017 ልደታ   Lideta High court ሲዲ ለማየት Prosecutors’ Exhibit viewing…