Artist Zeritu Kebed 5 controversies that Kept
Over the years there have been several controversial stories about the legendary Ethiopian Singer Zeritu Kebede.
This are the top 5 stories and their explanations.
Zeid bin Ra’ad Al Hussein, a Jordanian prince and the current United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, who paid an official visit to Ethiopia this week, expressed his concern over the misuse of legislations in Ethiopia to suppress human rights and basic freedoms. He noted that his team was not commissioned to assess the human rights situation in Oromia and Amhara regional states.
During his official visit, the commissioner discussed issues related to human rights in the country with government officials, opposition leaders and civic society representatives.
On Thursday afternoon, during a press briefing he gave at the UNECA, Al Hussein said that his team was unable to access and investigate concerns related to human rights in Oromia and Amhara regions where there were widespread accusations of arrests and rights violations starting from the end of 2015.