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Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC (9/12/2018) - Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC  The Macha and Tulama Association and Civic Oromo Organizations are jointly organizing the  second Irreecha Massacre  commemoration event in Washington DC on September 30, 2018. Read More
Announcement of the 2018 Macha Tulama Association (MTA) Annual members meeting (7/10/2018) - Announcement of the 2018 Macha Tulama Association Annual members meeting at Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington DC, 20064, August 3, 2018, from 3-6 p.m. July 21, 2018 The Macha Tulama Association (MTA) Board of Directors cordially Read More
(6/15/2018) - Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC    Event Scheduled:  September 30, 2018 Last year on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Washington, DC, the Macha and Tulama Association organized a successful commemoration event Read More
MTA Guidelines on cooperation with other organizations (6/15/2018) - Guidelines on cooperation with other organizations By Macha and Tulama Self-Help Association, June 15, 2018 The Macha and Tulama Self-Help Association (MTA) is a not-for-profit organization established to advocate for sustainable cultural and socioeconomic development of the Oromo society with Read More
Victims of the SOE (3/10/2018) - Since the declaration of the State of Emergency at least 28 people have been murdered in different corners of Oromia . This decree gave TPLF thugs a free pass to murder Oromos merely for standing up for their rights. Today Read More
TPLF declares SOE for the second time (3/2/2018) - 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 Read More
Bekele Garba and Six other OFC leaders released from jail (2/14/2018) - 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 Read More
OROMO BENEFIT CONCERT PRESS RELEASE (2/3/2018) - The Macha-Tulama Cooperative and Development Association (MTA) would like to announce that on March 19, 2016, it will be hosting a benefit concert featuring famous Oromo artists, namely, Hacaaluu Hundessa, Jambo Jote, Tuujii Mudde, Abdi Nuressa, and Dawite Mekonnen. It Read More
MTA Fundraising Dinner, March 24, 2018 (2/2/2018) - GoFundMe  or Click Machatulama.net, then Donate button Fund- raising event for saving the lives of displaced Oromo children, women and men, Washington DC, March 24, 2018 We are sending this urgent letter to request your participation in and financial contribution Read More
Remembering Victims of Irreecha Massacre (1/29/2018) - 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 Read More

News Letters


Announcement of the 2018 Macha Tulama Association (MTA) Annual members meeting (7/10/2018) - Announcement of the 2018 Macha Tulama Association Annual members meeting at Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington DC, 20064, August 3, 2018, from 3-6 p.m. July 21, 2018 The Macha Tulama Association (MTA) Board of Directors cordially Read More
(6/15/2018) - Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC    Event Scheduled:  September 30, 2018 Last year on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Washington, DC, the Macha and Tulama Association organized a successful commemoration event Read More
MTA Guidelines on cooperation with other organizations (6/15/2018) - Guidelines on cooperation with other organizations By Macha and Tulama Self-Help Association, June 15, 2018 The Macha and Tulama Self-Help Association (MTA) is a not-for-profit organization established to advocate for sustainable cultural and socioeconomic development of the Oromo society with Read More
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 (10/31/2017) - 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 Read More
MTA Remembering Victims of the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre in Bishoftu (8/30/2017) - Remembering Victims of the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre in Bishoftu Commemoration Event – Washington, DC  October 1, 2017 Board members of the Macha and Tulama Association have been asked by the Oromia Support Group (OSG) to organize a commemoration Read More

Press Releases


Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC (9/12/2018) - Remembering the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre at Hora Arsadi Commemoration Event – Washington, DC  The Macha and Tulama Association and Civic Oromo Organizations are jointly organizing the  second Irreecha Massacre  commemoration event in Washington DC on September 30, 2018. Read More
OROMO BENEFIT CONCERT PRESS RELEASE (2/3/2018) - The Macha-Tulama Cooperative and Development Association (MTA) would like to announce that on March 19, 2016, it will be hosting a benefit concert featuring famous Oromo artists, namely, Hacaaluu Hundessa, Jambo Jote, Tuujii Mudde, Abdi Nuressa, and Dawite Mekonnen. It Read More
Remembering Victims of Irreecha Massacre (1/29/2018) - 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 Read More
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 (10/31/2017) - 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 Read More
MTA Remembering Victims of the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre in Bishoftu (8/30/2017) - Remembering Victims of the October 2, 2016 Irreecha Massacre in Bishoftu Commemoration Event – Washington, DC  October 1, 2017 Board members of the Macha and Tulama Association have been asked by the Oromia Support Group (OSG) to organize a commemoration Read More