Category Archives: English

Nafxanyaa Muuxachuuf Miixatuu fi Toophiyaa Du’uf Wixxiffatuu

Nafxanyaa Muuxachuuf Miixatuu fi Toophiyaa Du’uf Wixxiffatuu Tufaa Bulbulaa, Muddee 1, 2019 Waggaa tokkoo asii kaasee, meediyaalee garaa garaa irraa waan akka ‘haaraatti’ ololamaa jiru keessaa inni tokko, ‘jijjiiramni Toophiyaa keessatti dhalate kan jedhu dha. Gareen tokko ammoo,  qeeqqannoo tokko… Read More »

Urgent call to rescue Oromo students in dire situation in Colleges and Universities in the Amhara regional state

Urgent call to rescue Oromo students in dire situation in Colleges and Universities in the Amhara regional state From: Oromo Civic and Professional Organizations November 29, 2019 We, representatives of the Oromo Civic and Professional Organizations in Diaspora, write this… Read More »

TPLF’s last-man standing

TPLF’s last-man standing By Ermias Amare, November 30, 2019 (Ethiopia Insight) — With Abiy Ahmed as Prime Minister and the end of Tigray People’s Liberation Front’s hegemony, Ethiopia’s political climate has become saturated with anti-Tigrayan sentiment that has contributed to… Read More »

Why are Egypt and Ethiopia fighting over Nile waters?

Why are Egypt and Ethiopia fighting over Nile waters? US talks rekindle hopes for breaking deadlock in long-running dispute Ramadan Al Sherbini, Correspondent Cairo (gulf news): For nearly nine years, Egypt and Ethiopia have been locked in a dispute over… Read More »

Ethiopia PM’s key ally, Lemma Megerssa, rejects EPRDF merger

Ethiopia PM’s key ally, Lemma Megerssa, rejects EPRDF merger (Africa News) – Ethiopia’s Defense Minister, Lemma Megerssa, has voiced opposition to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s much touted philosophy of “medemer” whiles adding that he opposed the recent merger of the… Read More »

Why the EPP government is illegal in Oromia right now

Why the EPP government is illegal in Oromia right now. By Tamirat Biri, November 28, 2019 The implementation of the Ethiopian Prosperity Party (EPP) policies before the election amounts to a constitutional overreach for two important reasons: the people who… Read More »

A call to Action for all political forces in Ethiopia

A call to Action for all political forces in Ethiopia (OLF Press Release – November 26, 2019) Ethiopia’s gloomy political climate has reached its tipping point more than any time in its history. There are more than enough symptoms for… Read More »

Ten steps used by Abiy Ahmed to destroy EPRDF and Ethiopian federalism

Ten steps used by Abiy Ahmed to destroy EPRDF and Ethiopian federalism Tigrai Online Nov. 25, 2019 Many Ethiopians and people from the greater Horn of Africa are mystified how a low level intelligence and communications officer who was trained… Read More »

Understanding Obstacles of Self-Rule and Observable Role of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

Understanding Obstacles of Self-Rule and Observable Role of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed By ANF, Nov. 25, 2019 In a very plain language, there are two groups of obstacles for self-rule in Oromia. Neftegna Some (not all) OPDO (PP) Just leave… Read More »

Ethiopian Prosperity Party (EPP): Eye-Catching Name, Unattainable Promises

Ethiopian Prosperity Party (EPP): Eye-Catching Name, Unattainable Promises Worku Burayu (PhD) Summary: Ethiopian Prosperity Party (EPP) is a child in law of Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice (Amharic: ኢዜማ, ezema), who in turn is a child of the defunct “Coalition for Unity and Democracy… Read More »

OSA Letter to Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia

OSA Letter to Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia November 3, 2019 Dr. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Office of the Prime Minster P.O. Box 1031 Finfinne, Ethiopia Dear Prime Minster Abiy: Please accept my congratulations… Read More »

OROMO: BEARING THE BRUNT OF THE ENDLESS AND UNNECESSARY

OROMO: BEARING THE BRUNT OF THE ENDLESS AND UNNECESSARY COST OF FAST-TRACK ETHIOPIANIZATION By JAANNO TERFASSA There are calls for “measures” to be taken against Jawar Mohammed, a human rights fighter and an Oromo media personality. “Measures” is a euphemism… Read More »