Ethiopian counts his days at detention centre

November 20, 2008

Sharjah: Tsegaye Wolde Asfaw did not enter the country illegally, nor did he abscond from his sponsor.

Yet, for the past three years, the 32-year-old Ethiopian has been counting his days at the detention centre at Al Sader deportation facility in Abu Dhabi.

A diplomat from the Ethiopian consulate in Dubai confirmed that Asfaw was being held at Al Sader deportation centre since 2005 for no crime of his. —More—