Ethiopia At Risk Of Losing Free Speech Amid Covid-19
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Ethiopia At Risk Of Losing Free Speech Amid Covid-19

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ethiopia At Risk Of Losing Free Speech Amid Covid-19. Lawyers And Journalists Are Being Detained Or Jailed Ethiopian men read newspapers  at a cafe during a declared state of emergency in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Oct. 10, 2016.  © AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene (Nairobi) – The Ethiopian government has been using Covid-19 restrictions and a recently declared state of emergency as Read More…

Ontario Extends Electricity Rate Relief During COVID-19
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Ontario Extends Electricity Rate Relief During COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ontario Extends Electricity Rate Relief During COVID-19. Families, Farms and Small Businesses To Benefits Residential, farm and small business customers continue to benefit from temporary relief measure. Ontario is extending the emergency electricity rate relief to families, farms and small businesses until May 31, 2020 during the COVID-19 outbreak. Customers who pay time-of-use electricity rates Read More…

Asians Being Racially Targeted For COVID-19 Pandemic
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Asians Being Racially Targeted For COVID-19 Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Asians Being Racially Targeted For COVID-19 Pandemic. B.C Launched The Resilience Projected To Combat Racism More supports for communities will be available following a rise in racist incidents targeting Asian people during the COVID-19 pandemic. “It is very concerning that we are seeing an increase in racially motivated attacks toward people of Asian heritage since Read More…

Second COVID-19 Death Confirmed In Federal Penitentiary
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Second COVID-19 Death Confirmed In Federal Penitentiary

Reading Time: < 1 minute Second COVID-19 Death Confirmed In Federal Penitentiary. Next Of Kin Has Been Notified On May 3, 2020, an inmate from the Federal Training Centre, multi-level unit, in Laval, died as an apparent result of complications related to COVID-19. This is the second death related to COVID-19 among federally sentenced inmates. CSC provides regular updates on COVID-19 tests Read More…