August 5, 2019
Some political observers in the country seem to think that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s administration is dominated by radical ethnic Oromo nationalists.
Most of the violence and displacement in the Benishangul and Oromia region and south Ethiopia linked to this group in one way or another.
Activist Mekonnen Doyamo is an ethnic Sidama who has been living in the United States for decades.
In a remark regarding the political crisis in south Ethiopia, he says Ejeto, a radicalized ethnic Sidama youth operating in the region whose leader is reportedly in custody following the attack the left more than 53 people dead, is a political tool for radical Oromo group. Watch his interview.
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