Ethiopian protesters damage factories, vehicles in unrest - radio



Some 11 factories and flower farms and more than 60 vehicles have been damaged in unrest in Ethiopia in recent days, a local broadcaster said on Friday, adding to the list of businesses hurt by a wave of protests over land grabs and political rights.
Fana Broadcasting, seen as close to the state, reported on its website that the companies affected had created 40,000 jobs in a nation where an industrial drive has been hit by unrest in the Oromiya region.
The list of damaged factories included Turkish textile firm Saygin Dima, whose manager said this week a third of his plant was destroyed by... read more

 
7 October 2016 in World News, Views: 35
Source: Reuters
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