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Dispatches: Using Courts to Crush Dissent in Ethiopia »


by Felix Horne Researcher Horn of Africa (Human Rights Watch) For the past six months, thousands of people have taken…

May 13 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Bekele Gerba’s Trial in T-TPLF Monkey Kourt By Prof. Al Mariam »


By Prof. Al Mariam In American legal lore, there is the Scopes Monkey Trial. In 1925, a high school teacher…

May 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

United States Department of State on Ethiopia’s Charges of Terrorism Against Political Leaders »


United States Department of State Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Washington, DC April 29,…

May 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

US State Department on Ethiopia: Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 2015 »


The most significant human rights problems included harassment and intimidation of opposition members and supporters and journalists; alleged torture, beating,…

Apr 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

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First Prize of the African Information Society Initiative - 2005

CyberEthiopia was awarded the First Prize of the 2005 Africa Information Society Media Awards (AISI) introduced in 2003 to encourage more informed coverage of the Information Society and the Information Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D).

Political Internet Filtering in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is the only country in sub-Saharan Africa to actively engage in political censorship of the Internet. Since May 2006, the top five most popular Ethiopian web sites (including CyberEthiopia) and several blogs have been blocked across the nation. The apparent objective is to prevent the dissemination of information that is critical of the regime.