Oromo Federalist Congress accuses gov.t of closing down offices in Guji

Oromo Federalist Congress accuses gov.t of closing down offices in Guji

borkenaJune 21, 2019 Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), one of the biggest ethnic-Oromo nationalist parties accuse the government of closing down a branch office of the party in Guji zone of Oromo region, in Southern Ethiopia, VOA Amharic service reported on Friday. The party also accused the government that it is harassing party members in the […]

Oromo Federalist Congress and Oromo Liberation Front discuss merger

Oromo Federalist Congress and Oromo Liberation Front discuss merger

Oromo Federalist Congress and Oromo Liberation Front discussing are reportedly discussing union. The two parties have been perusing different political goals through different, perhaps even opposing, strategies. borkena August 30,2018 Two of the larger ethnic Oromo nationalist political organizations, Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) and Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) are discussing the formation of a coalition […]

Opposition party threatens to sue the government over the state of emergency

Opposition party threatens to sue the government over the state of emergency

Oromo Federalist Congress rejects the state of emergency; vows to take the government to court borkena March 6, 2018 Oromo Federalist Congress, the largest ethnic-based political party in Ethiopia whose chairman and secretary, Merera Gudina(pictured above) and Bekele Gerba respectively, are released from prison recently is threatening to sue the government over the state of […]

Merera Gudina and his colleagues detained in Western Ethiopia

Merera Gudina and his colleagues detained in Western Ethiopia

Merera Gudia, Bekele Gerba and two other Oromo Federalist congress leaderships reportedly detained by Federal police in Wollega borkena February 24, 2018 A report published today by Addis Standard, one of the locally based media outlets in Ethiopia, says recently released leaders of Oromo Federalist Congress, Merera Gudina, and Bekele Gerba, are detained by Federal […]