borkena, Ethiopia News
Fourth Criminal Bench of the federal high court denied Bekele Gerba, one of the leadership of Oromo Federalist Congress, bail right.
He was initially charged with terrorism charges but court relegated it recently to a criminal case.
He told the court that he is not surprised that he is denied bail, reported VOA Amharic. It is something, added Bekele, I was expecting.
Ato Abdu Jabar Hussien, one of Bekele Gerba’s lawyers, told VOA that they are planning to appeal the verdict.
Join the conversation. Like borkena on Facebook and get Ethiopian News updates regularly. As well, you may get Ethiopia News by following us on twitter @zborkena
Powered by WPeMatico
- Crisis in Ethiopia: Medemer Over: From Reformer to Repression - June 28, 2019
- The CIA and Me: How I Learned Not to Love Big Brother - August 25, 2017
- The Predictable Casualities of Counterterrorism - August 25, 2017