OROMO PROTESTS: Marking The Next Ethiopian Political Chapter

By: Henok Gabisa Effective December 15, the Oromo nation has fallen under the administrative jurisdiction of a ?Command Post?, an entity chaired by the Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn. ?Counter-Terrorism Task Force?, which is assembled for this particular purpose is also deployed. It remains a major legal question whether the ?military administration? constitutes the same effect as declaration of emergency situation-executive decree which should have followed a procedure of its own as under article 93 of the constitution. However, as of now, what we know is that the inception of the…

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Protest Rally planned for September 29 2016

Washington DC?– As many of you are aware, the TPLF regime has turned the villages and towns of Oromia into a killing field. Day by day we hear tragic news about the Oromo people being shot while peacefully protesting the regime’s policies. For this reason the Oromo Community Organization of Washington DC has planned a?protest rally for Thursday September 19 2016. The goal of this rally is to voice our concerns about the deteriorating conditions of our country to US government officials. The rally will begin at 9:00 am from…

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