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Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent'

Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent'

08-04-2014

(OPride) – Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hetosa, Arsi zone of Oromia, the largest of Ethiopia's nine federal states, for the unveiling of the Aanolee Cultural Center on April 6, 2014, local media reported.

Ethiopia’s surveillance state targets the Oromo, HRW

Ethiopia’s surveillance state targets the Oromo, HRW

02-04-2014

(OPride) — The Ethiopian government uses its monopoly over the telecommunications system to curtail the right to privacy, freedoms of expression, access to information and lawful opposition activities, the Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a comprehensive report released last week.

On Oromo struggle: why denial is not an option

On Oromo struggle: why denial is not an option

26-03-2014

By Naomi Y (OPride) — Discussions about "unity” and identity has never been easy in the context of Ethiopian political discourse. Different ideas and platforms were suggested at different times. However, each time, those ideas were simply shelved or met with vehement criticism, and eventually vanished.

Beloved Oromo Singer Almaz Tafara Dies

22-03-2014

(OPride) — Almaz Tafara, famed Oromo singer and songwriter, died on Mar. 22 at Police Referral Hospital in Addis Ababa after long illness with blood cancer. Her daughter confirmed the news, adding the body is now being transported to Harar. She was 57.

Baxter daadhiin jala haa yaatu

10-03-2014

Gammadii Badhaasoo irraa Torbaan darbe du'a Dr. P.T.W. Baxter ykn Abbaa Aadam (akka ummanni Kofaleewaamutti) marsaa Gadaa.com gubattiyoo dubbisuu odoma arguu dhugaa ta'uu isaa mame.

Remembering P.T.W. Baxter

05-03-2014

By OPride Staff (OPride) – Paul Trevor William Baxter, who spent nearly six decades studying the Oromo, has died this week in a hospital in Stockport, England, his grandson Mark Baxter confirmed to OPride on Tuesday.

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Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent'

Aanolee: ‘a tragedy on which Ethiopian sources are silent'

(OPride) – Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hetosa, Arsi zone of Oromia, the largest of Ethiopia's...

08-04-2014 | Horn of Africa News

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Muslim Activism and the Ethiopian State: Accommodation or Repression?

Muslim Activism and the Ethiopian State: Accommodation or Repression?

By Jawar Mohammed* Various narratives are being presented to explain the growing standoff between Muslim...

23-03-2012 Jawar Mohammed

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