Wednesday, June 19, 2024

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Tamiru Tsige

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OPDO officials request extension on their court summon on Bekel Gerba et al case

The Office of the Oromo People’s Democratic Organization (OPDO) requested the Federal High Court for the extension of date of appearance of witnesses called by defendants in the high profile case of Bekele Gerba et al.

Defendants in Bekele Gerba et al case petitions court to subpoena PM Hailemariam

The defendants in the pending court case of Bekele Gerba et al has petitioned the Federal High Court to subpoena Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn...

Two people die at the Great Run

Two participants lost their lives today at the 2017 edition of the Great Ethiopian Run. According to reports, one fell around Gotera pass over and died immediately at the scene; while the other participant fainted after crossing the finishing line and was rushed to Zewditu Memorial Hospital, where he passed away before he got the chance to receive medical attention.

PM, officials to testify before court

The Federal High Court ruled today that the prime minister, along with other prominent government officials should appear before the court as witnesses in the Bekele Gerba et al. case.

Detainees from ESLSE charged with damages of more than 80 million birr

Prosecutors of the Federal Attorney General charged former officials of the Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Services Enterprise (ESLSE) for alleged damages amounting to more than 80 million birr. The alleged damages are connected with the purchases of vessels, trucks and containers.

Police arrests another official from Shipping Lines over corruption

Police arrested another top official from Ethiopian Shipping & Logistics Services Enterprises (ESLSE) suspected of corruption involving 2.8 million birr.

Cassation court suspends Bekele’s bail

The Federal Supreme Court, Cassation Bench passed an order today to suspend the decision of the Appellant Court to grant bail to Bekele Gerba, deputy chairperson of the Oromo Federalist congress (OFC).

Bekele Gerba to be released on bail

The Federal Supreme Court ordered the release of Bekele Gerba, Deputy Chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) and notable Oromo intellectual activist, on bail today which set at 30,000 birr.

Former Editor-In-Chief released from prison

Temesgen Desalegn, the former Editor-In-Chief for the now defunct Feteh newspaper has been released from prison on Sunday October 15/2017 after serving three years at Zeway Correctional Facility.

Court continues to release suspects arrested on corruption charges

Prosecutors of the Federal Attorney General facilitated the release of Samson Wondimu and Bekele Balcha - suspects in the high-profile corruption case - from the Ethiopian Roads Authority. Apparently, the two suspects were released without the knowledge of the Court and the court has opposed this serious breach in the due process.