Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 99. Deprivation of Liberty
Section B. Deprivation of liberty in accordance with legal procedures
According to the Report on the Practice of Ethiopia, during the Mengistu regime in Ethiopia, unlawful detention and internment were widely practised. The report also states: “The law seems to allow deprivation of one’s liberty on mere suspicion. The individual may also lose his liberty in circumstances where formal arrest is not justified for lack of evidence.” 
Report on the Practice of Ethiopia, 1998, Chapter 5.3 and 5.7.