Southern regional state drops charges, pardon 321 detainees

Addis Ababa, February 20, 2018 (FBC) – The Southern Nations Nationalities and People’s (SNNP) regional state dropped charges and pardoned a total of 321 detainees yesterday.

Tizta Fekadu, head of the regional state’s justice bureau, said the detainees will be freed after they are given rehabilitation training.

The regional state released 413 detainees in the first round, it was noted.