Hate Speech: Ethiopia passes New Bill into Law

A few months to elections, Ethiopia’s parliament has passed a law punishing hate speech and misinformation with hefty fines and long jail terms. The bill was passed despite rights groups saying it undermines free speech months before a major election. Nearly 300 legislators voted in favour of the bill on Thursday, with 23 votes against […]

Ethiopian Airline crash victims remain flown home

The remains of the thirty-two Kenyans who perished in the unfortunate March 10 Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 remains have been flown to Nairobi. An Ethiopian Airline plane carrying fragments of the deceased landed at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Monday morning. During a ceremony at the Syokimau parking lot, family members of the deceased […]