Two journalists detained, attacked in Ethiopia – CPJ

Two journalists with the privately owned online news outlet Mereja TV were briefly detained by regional police and then attacked by a mob in Legetafo, a town in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, on February 23, 2019. Reporter Fasil Aregay and cameraman Habtamu Oda were interviewing people displaced by recent home demolitions by authorities when they were detained by regional police… CONTINUE READING

Mereja TV journalist attacked in Legetafo town, Oromia region of Ethiopia, while police looked on

Oromia Region police return badly damaged camera that belongs to Mereja TV