Ethiopia: Court reduces Jail term for Yonas Girma over cyber crime
Awramba Times (Addis Ababa) – An Ethiopian court reduced the sentences of Yonas Girma, an Ethiopian born with a German citizenship who was convicted to have committed a cyber crime against Akiko, Orchid business group owner, local newspaper reported.
According to Sendek Newspaper, Lideta federal high court reversed the lower court’s decision, diverting the article, which was applied to the case on hand from article 113/2 to article 706/2/ of the criminal code. Accordingly, the court reduced the rigorous imprisonment sentence of two years into a simple imprisonment of six months. Read more from Sendek Newspaper