Category Archives: Odaa Post

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Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent’

Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent’ By Mohammed Ademo, April 8, 2014 (OPride) – Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hetosa, Arsi zone of Oromia, the largest of Ethiopia’s nine federal states, for the unveiling of the Aanolee Cultural Center… Read More »

Misooma Oromiyaaf Lafaa fi Qabeenya Oromiyaa Bilisoomsu; Liberating the Land and Resources for the Development of Oromiyaa

Misooma Oromiyaaf Lafaa fi Qabeenya Oromiyaa Bilisoomsu; Liberating the Land and Resources for the Development of Oromiyaa Itana Gammada, March 31, 2019 Afaan Oromoo fi Afaan Englizi (Afaan Oromo and English translation follows) Walbarsiisa Sabi tokko misoomuu fi duroomuun hafee… Read More »

Desperation, Frustration and Violence against the Oromo: Ginbot-7, Ethsat and the Dawit Wolde Giorgis Factor

Desperation, Frustration and Violence against the Oromo: Ginbot-7, Ethsat and the Dawit Wolde Giorgis Factor By Leencoo Gidiraa (PhD), March 14, 2019 On March 13, 2019, in an apparently coordinated fashion, Ginbot-7[1], Ethsat[2] and Dawit Wolde Giorgis[3] released statements that… Read More »

The Territories Surrounding Finfine and Evil Master Plan

The Territories Surrounding Finfine and Evil Master Plan By Worku Gadissa, this article was first published on July 16, 2017 This paper was first presented at OSA Annual Conference in DC. 2015. In current Ethiopian politics as in the past… Read More »

Oromo say NO to Addis Ababa Master Plan 2.0!

Oromo say NO to Addis Ababa Master Plan 2.0! By Abba Orma (PhD), March 8, 2019 Oromo it is in your right to invoke Article 39 and form an independent Oromia before Oromia perishes! Illegal settlements of Amhara on Oromo… Read More »

Finfinnee and the Truth that the anti-Oromo Extremists Need to Know. ፍንፍኔና ፀረ-ኦሮሞ ፅንፈኞች ሊያውቁዋቸው የሚገቡ ሀቆች

Finfinnee and the Truth that the anti-Oromo Extremists Need to Know ፍንፍኔና ፀረ-ኦሮሞ ፅንፈኞች ሊያውቁዋቸው የሚገቡ ሀቆች By Tulluu Ayira (PhD), March 3, 2019 The Amhara, under the leadership of Emperor Menilek II, conquered the Oromo in the last quarter… Read More »

The Bishoftu Hora Irreecha Massacre

The Bishoftu Hora Irreecha Massacre Visit to Bishotu Lake Hora By Worku Gadissa, February 8, 2019 This paper is the third of a series with Irreecha Massacre and is adopted from an article “Remembering Irreecha Massacre” posted on Ayyaantuu, August… Read More »

ODP’s fear of losing a free and fair election to the OLF is displacing and killing Oromo, a reminder of 1991/92

ODP’s fear of losing a free and fair election to the OLF is displacing and killing Oromo, a reminder of 1991/92 By Aba Orma, PhD, December 30, 2018 OLF is the spirits of the martyred and the living Oromo In… Read More »

MIDROC’S CRIMES: continued denials of health, social and environmental disasters in the making

MIDROC’S CRIMES: continued denials of health, social and environmental disasters in the making By Ibsa Abdi, Dec 19, 2018 MIDROC claims that the chemical discharged from its mining site does not have an adverse health impact on infants, mothers and… Read More »

A Bridge Across Two Struggles: The African American and Oromo Movements

A Bridge Across Two Struggles: The African American and Oromo Movements A Commentary By Camlin Nicholls, The University of Tennessee at Knoxville, December 16, 2018 Learning in depth about the African American struggle from the very beginning to the present… Read More »