Daily Archives: March 23, 2020

Rights Group Condemns Internet Shutdown in Ethiopia, Points to Threats of Coronavirus Spread

WASHINGTON – Millions of Ethiopians in western Oromia are cut off from phone and internet access due to a government-imposed shutdown, according to the advocacy group Human Rights Watch.
The lack of information is particularly important as Ethiopians seek vital …

6 Chinese, 2 Ugandans Accused of Evading COVID Quarantine in Uganda

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Ugandan authorities have charged six Chinese nationals and two Ugandans with conducting acts likely to spread disease after they allegedly violated a coronavirus quarantine order. The eight men were arrested at a border crossing Sunday as the …