Eskinder Nega (conceived November 7, 1969) is an Ethiopian columnist, blogger, and legislator who has been imprisoned at any rate multiple times by the Ethiopian government on feelings for injustice and psychological warfare. Nega was brought into the world to exceptionally instructed guardians, his dad having accomplished alumni work at Rutgers University and his mom at the American University of Beirut.
They ultimately separated and his mom, with whom Nega lived, opened a facility. Nega went to Sandford School in Addis Ababa. Nega moved to the United States during the 1980s where he went to school, then, at that point examined financial matters at American University. In January 2018, the jail holding Nega was reported to be closed down, with political detainees liberated to “encourage public reconciliation”.Nega was possibly permitted opportunity on the off chance that he marked an admission saying that he was an individual from the Ginbot 7 gathering assigned fear based oppressors by the national government; however Nega rejected, saying that it’s anything but a bogus admission. Eskinder Nega was liberated on February 14, 2018, alongside a few other political detainees. He then, at that point dispatched Ethiopis, a week after week Amharic paper.
On the evening of March 25, 2018, the Ethiopian Security Forces have re-captured Eskinder and different columnists and lawmakers at a get-together external the capital, Addis Ababa. Eskinder was blamed for showing a restricted public banner and get-together disregarding an authority highly sensitive situation however was subsequently delivered without a charge on the evening of April 5 in the wake of going through 12 days of unjustifiable, insensitive detainment.
In September 2019 Eskinder Nega established Balderas for Democracy Party. On April 25, 2020, Nega was indeed captured by Addis Ababa Police on grounds that are yet to be determined yet delivered that very day. On 30 June 2020, he was captured again during the Hachalu Hundessa riots for affecting savagery and tumult.