Oromo Federalist Democratic Movement

By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Aug 8th, 2014
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By Yilma Bekele Ato Andualem Aragie Andenet Party (2011) Ato Bekele Giriba – (OFDM) Oromo Federalist Democratic Movement (August 2011) Ato Olbana Lelissa – (OPC) Oromo People Congress Party (August 2011) Ato Yeshiwas Assefa – National council Blue Party (2014) Ato Daniel Shibeshi – Organi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 13th, 2012
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By William Davison Ethiopia’s Federal High Court sentenced two senior Oromo politicians to as much as 13 years in prison after their convictions on charges of inciting a secessionist rebellion. Bekele Gerba, deputy chairman of the opposition Oromo Federalist Democratic Movement was sentenced to 8 yea...
By IndepthAfrica
In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Sep 3rd, 2012
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By Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam It is time to bury the hatchet and move forward in Ethiopia! Nelson Mandela taught that “If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.” I would add that your enemy also becomes your friend and your ally. [.....
By benim
In Uncategorized
Sep 5th, 2011
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Addis Ababa – Ethiopia has arrested 29 people including opposition party members on terrorism-related charges and being members of a rebel group, the government said on Monday. They were arrested on “suspicion of plotting to commit criminal acts contrary to anti-terrorism legislation̶...
By benim
In East Africa
Apr 6th, 2011
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The Government of Ethiopia should immediately release members of the ethnic Oromo political opposition detained without charge after mass arrests, Human Rights Watch said today. In March 2011, Ethiopian authorities carried out several waves of apparently politically motivated mass arrests of more tha...