China government spokesman says U.S. army might have brought coronavirus to China

China government spokesman says U.S. army might have brought coronavirus to China BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian wrote on his Twitter account on Thursday that the U.S. military might have brought the coronavirus to the Chinese… Read More »

Breaking news ! hatattamaan lubbuu lammiilee balaa irra hanbisuuf waliif daddabarsa.

Breaking news ! hatattamaan lubbuu lammiilee balaa irra hanbisuuf waliif daddabarsa. ## Oduu ammaa NISSA (waajjiiraa tika mootummaa keessa nu gahee) ##hatattamaan lubbuu lammiilee balaa irra hanbisuuf waliif daddabarsa. ##Oromoon hunduu odeeffannoo kana argachuu qaba. ## Humni adda mootummaa Impaayera Itiyoophiyaa ajjeechaa sukkaaneessaa… Read More »

News update on detention of journalists by security forces

News update on detention of journalists by security forces March 12, 2020 Addis Abeba (Addis Standard) – Desu Dula and Waqo Nole, journalists working for Oromia News Network (ONN) are currently in police custody awaiting trial, VOA Amharic reported. The… Read More »

News Alert: Saudi Arabia bans travel to and from Ethiopia, cites coronavirus threat

News Alert: Saudi Arabia bans travel to and from Ethiopia, cites coronavirus threat Zecharias Zelalem, March 12, 2020 Addis Abeba (Addis Standard) – Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned travel to and from a number of countries, including Ethiopia. The measures… Read More »

Canceled Oromo Community Organization of Washington, DC peaceful demonstration, March 13, 2020

Canceled Oromo Community Organization of Washington, DC peaceful demonstration, , March 13, 2020 The Oromo community organization has canceled the planned demonstration on March 13, 2020, due to the growing fear of the coronavirus. We want to let you know… Read More »

Ethiopia’s Ambo city: ‘From freedom to repression under Abiy Ahmed’

Ethiopia’s Ambo city: ‘From freedom to repression under Abiy Ahmed’ By Bekele Atoma (BBC Afaan Oromoo) — Under Ethiopian Prime Minister and Nobel Peace Prize winner Abiy Ahmed, the city of Ambo has turned from being a symbol of freedom… Read More »

Itiyoophiyaa Gaazzexeessonni ONN Lama Humnoota Mootummaan Hidhamuu Dhaabbatichi Beeksise

Gaazzexeessonni ONN Lama Humnoota Mootummaan Hidhamuu Dhaabbatichi Beeksise FINFINNEE (VOA Afaan Oromoo) — Dhaabbatni Televiiszyoonaa “Oromiyaa Niwus Neetwoork” yokaan ONN jedhamu mootummaan Gaazexeessota lama na jalaa hidhe, jedha. Daarektarri Ol’aanaan dhaabbatichaa, Obbo Soorsaa Dabaflaa, VOAtti akka himanitti, gaazexeessonni hidhaman lamaan… Read More »

Harar without Hararis

Harar without Hararis By Abdullah Sherif, March 11, 2020 There is a shameful silence over the ongoing systematic removal of Hararis from Harar What began in the middle of 2018 as nightly chants of “ciao, ciao Adare” (‘goodbye Harari’), pack… Read More »

Pluralism is the way to grow

Pluralism is the way to grow By Challa Demissie, March 10, 2020 (Ethiopia Insight) — After more than a decade of much-ballyhooed economic growth, Ethiopia remains near the bottom of global development rankings. The latest United Nations Human Development Index (HDI) ranks Ethiopia… Read More »

Abiy Ahmed – a man on a mission to …

Abiy Ahmed – a man on a mission to … By Mootii Baarboo, March 10, 2020 Abiy Ahmed rose to power in Ethiopia on the back of the sacrifices made by Oromo nationalists, in particular those who gave their lives… Read More »

መንግስት የፖለቲካ ምህዳሩን ቢያሰፋም አንዳንድ መገናኛ ብዙሃን ፈር እየለቀቁ ነው – ብሮድካስት ባለስልጣን

መንግስት የፖለቲካ ምህዳሩን ቢያሰፋም አንዳንድ መገናኛ ብዙሃን ፈር እየለቀቁ ነው – ብሮድካስት ባለስልጣን March 9, 2020 አዲስ አበባ ፣ የካቲት 30 ፣ 2012 (ኤፍ ቢ ሲ) የኢትዮጵያ ብሮድካስት ባለስልጣን መንግስት የሃሳብ ነጻነት በዴሞክራሲያዊ መንገድ እንዲያድግ የፖለቲካ ምህዳሩን ቢያሰፋም አንዳንድ መገናኛ… Read More »