Remembering Victims of Irreecha Massacre

Board members of the Macha and Tulama Association have been asked by the Oromia Support Group (OSG) to organize a commemoration of the victims of the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre.  Macha and Tulama Baord members gladly accepted the challenge and decided to hold a commemoration event on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Washington DC at 4250 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC 20017. We urge  all  Oromo Diaspora in the United States and across the globe (wherever they may live) to organize commemorations on that same day, October 1, 2017, in…

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Ethiopian PM ‘resigns’

‘Prime Minister’ Haile Mariam Dessalegn submitted his resignation letter today.   The premier requested to be relieved both from the premiership of the country and the chairmanship of EPRDF, the coalition that ruled the country for the past 27 years. In an interview he gave at his office Mr. Dessalegn said that his resignation has been accepted by his party, the Southern Ethiopian Peoples Democratic Movement (SEPDM) and the EPRDF. The PM cited the current nationwide uprising that is rocking the country as the reason for his resignation. He hopes his resignation…

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