Daily Archives: February 12, 2021

Ethiopian Journalist assaulted, threatened with death

Ethiopian Journalist assaulted, threatened with death

Freelance Ethiopian journalist Lucy Kassa was attacked at her home in Addis Ababa on 8 February by three unidentified armed men. The men in plain clothes threatened to kill her for her performing her job. The International Federation of Journalists ... Read More »

National Women’s Day: ‘Fight against gender discrimination continues’

National Women’s Day: ‘Fight against gender discrimination continues’

On February, 12,1983, around 100 women marched on the Lahore High Court to protest against dictator General Ziaul Haq’s repressive and discriminatory Law of Evidence. Pursuant to this legislation, a woman’s testimony was considered half as valuable as a man’s. ... Read More »