Ethiopian parliament lifts prosecution immunity for Tigray leader

Posted by: ECADF in News November 12, 2020 Debretsion Gebremichael, Tgiray regional state president. ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s parliament has stripped 39 members, including the Tigray regional president Debretsion Gebremichael, of immunity from prosecution, the state news agency reported on Thursday. Getachew Reda, a senior official of Debretion’s Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) which is fighting federal forces, also lost immunity, the agency added.

Ethiopian parliament lifts prosecution immunity for Tigray leader

Debretsion Gebremichael, Tgiray regional state president.

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s parliament has stripped 39 members, including the Tigray regional president Debretsion Gebremichael, of immunity from prosecution, the state news agency reported on Thursday.

Getachew Reda, a senior official of Debretion’s Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) which is fighting federal forces, also lost immunity, the agency added.