More than 4,000 prisoners will be released in Ethiopia as the government continues to take measures to control the spread of coronavirus.
The country’s attorney general said on today that prisoners convicted of minor offences and women with babies were among those who would be freed.
Foreigners charged with involvement in with smuggling and drug trafficking would also be released and deported to their countries of origin.
Among those to be released is journalist Fekadu Mahtemework. 3nu!bz���