Addis Ababa - An Ethiopian court on Monday delayed again the
appeal of blogger Eskinder Nega and opposition leader Andualem Arage, who were
jailed last year for terror-related offences.
Eskinder and Andualem were among 24 people jailed in July
2012 on terror-related charges.
"The judges have requested further time to assess all
the evidence and statements to make their decision," said Andualem's
lawyer Debribew Temesgen.
Both men, who were present in court, are accused of having
links to the outlawed opposition group Ginbot 7.
The ruling has been repeatedly delayed, with the next
hearing due on May 2.
Eskinder was jailed for 18 years, while Andualem was
sentenced to life.
Rights groups have called Ethiopia's anti-terrorism
legislation vague and accuse the government of using the law to stifle peaceful