Monday, December 11, 2023

Tag: Human Rights

Attorney General’s list of detainees in relation to human rights abuses

The Federal Attorney General Birhanu Tsegaye announced yesterday that 63 individuals have been detained in relation to corruption and human rights abuses. Today the Federal Attorney General released list of the detainees suspected of alleged human rights abuses and corruption. Below is the list of individuals detained for alleged human rights abuses.

Human Rights Commission condemns recent Jigjiga violence

The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) denounced the recent conflict in the capital of the Ethio-Somali Regional State, Jigjiga.

Commission urges the amendment of repressive legislations

Human Rights Commission (HRCO) urged the new administration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) prioritize the amendment of repressive legislations that caused many journalists, activists and political figures to either be detained or flee from their country.

UN human rights commissioner demands access to Oromia, Amhara regions

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said that it is demanding the Government of Ethiopia to grant it access to the Oromia and Amhara Regional States.