Report urges new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, to investigate allegations that Jail Ogaden prisoners are routinely brutalised

Ethiopia’s new prime minister has been urged to investigate a raft of gruesome torture and abuse allegations involving senior officials in the country’s most notorious prison.

Jail Ogaden, officially known as Jijiga central prison, is home to thousands of prisoners and lies at the heart of Jigjiga, the capital of Ethiopia’s eastern Somali region.

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