Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2019

Fri, 3 May -
14:00 to 15:30

Parallel Session 11

Abel Wabella

Managing Editor / Founder, Gobena Street / Addis Zebye

Abel Wabella is a passionate storyteller and media practitioner from Ethiopia. He is a co-founder of Zone Nine, multiple award-winning bloggers collective, and a member of Global Voices Online. He is an advocate for digital rights. He has been in prison for one and a half a year for his writings. Currently, He is running a print and digital media called Gobena Street/Addis Zeybe.