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Ethiopian blogger arrested by police

Ethiopian Police last week arrested a prominent blogger at his home in Woliso, searched his house, and confiscated his computer, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) reported this week, urging the authorities to immediately release him. It was not immediately clear what charges, if any, Seyoum Teshome faced, the New York-based media watchdog said, adding […]

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Ethiopian female photojournalist jailed without charge

Ethiopian female photojournalist jailed without charge

An Ethiopian female photojournalist, Aziza Mohamed, is still in police custody two weeks after she was arrested while covering Muslim protests near the Anwar Mosque in the capital Addis Ababa, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) reported this week. It remains unclear why she was arrested. Aziza was presented to the Kirkos First Bench Court, […]

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