Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil
Addis Abeba, April 21/2020 - Federal prosecutors have today charged journalist Yayesew Shimelis with Ethiopia's newly enacted Hate Speech and Disinformation Prevention and Suppression Proclamation at the federal high court Lideta branch.
Yayesew was charged despite having been allowed to leave police
A medical professional tests a woman for temperature at Zewditu Memorial Hospital in Addis Abeba, on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Photo: AP/Mulugeta Ayene
Health Minister Dr. Lia Tadesse
Etenesh Abera @EteneshAb
Addis Abeba, April 18/2020 - The number of people who tested positive for COVID-19 in Ethiopia surpassed 100 today. Out of 659 tests in the last 24 hours, nine (9) were positive, bringing the total confirmed