Ethiopian Journalist flees to Kenya


The correspondent for Washington Post and Time Magazine in Ethiopia, Kassahun Addis, has fled to Kenya last week.

Kassahun had to fled to kenya to save his life from the imminent danger that he was grappled with.As a reporter and correspondent to these foreign media, he was seen by the regime of Meles Zenawi as a spy of the West.

Kassahun before starting with these two big media, had been a reporter and editor in various English language newspapers in Ethiopia such as The Reporter and SubSaharan Informer.

He holds Bachlors Degree from Addis Abeba University in Poltical Sceience and International Realtions and he also did further studies.

Ethiopia is the second African Nation after Zimbabwe having the highest number of journalists in exile.