TPLF declares SOE for the second time

The TPLF controlled Ethiopian gov’t declared a state of emergency for the second time. The SOE was declared by the Council of Ministers two weeks ago, but it had been waiting for to the house of people’s representatives. The country’s parliament which was in recess when the SOE was declared reconvened today to vote on the measure. With a surprising turn of events the SOE was approved even though it failed to garner the required 2/3rd vote. According to speaker of the house Aba Dula Gammadaa 346 members voted for…

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Bekele Garba and Six other OFC leaders released from jail

Mr. Bekele Gaba and six other leaders of the Oromo Federalist Congress have been released from prison today. Mr. Garba was thrown to jail in November 2015 right after the beginning of the second wave of Oromo protests which engulfed the whole region like wildfire. It seems the regime picked the calm and seasoned OFC leader in an attempt to make the movement leaderless. Regardless, the protests have continued to this day. It is to be remembered that Mr. Garba previously served a four year prison sentence on trumped up…

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MTA Fundraising Dinner, March 24, 2018

As you all know the situation in our homeland has deteriorated over the past four years. The TPLF led junta has waged an all out war on our people and it has turned the whole Oromia region into a killing field. Thousands have lost their dear lives and much more have lost limbs. Tens of thousands are languishing in prison cells. It is also to be remembered that Somale Liyu Police sponsored by TPLF generals evicted more than 700,000 oromos from their homes. Almost all of these people are still…

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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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Urgent: Appeal for Help

Urgent Appeal: Support Macha Tulama Association to Help those who are deliberately Displaced and those who are daily victimized in different regions of Oromia by the TPLF The wider world is unaware that almost half a million Oromo nationals have been deliberately displaced by the TPLF dominated Ethiopian regime from the border areas of eastern and southern Oromia during the 2017 calendar year.  More than one hundred thousand Oromo women, children and men have been forcibly removed from their homes in the Somali Regional State alone during and since September 2017.…

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