Tag Archives: ONLF

Outrage as Somalia Transfers Citizen to Ethiopia

Ethiopia thanked Commander of Somalia Intelligence Agency, but not the President and PM

Who has the ultimate authority over Mogadishu? Definitely it is President Farmaajo and PM Khayre. But who wields the ultimate power over Somalia? The Commander of Somalia National Intelligence Agency (NISA) and Ethiopia.

BY ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN | AFRICANEWS

There is outrage in Somalia following the reported transfer of a citizen to neighbouring Ethiopia. The detention and subsequent transfer of Mr. Abdikarin Sheikh Muse of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) has been labeled as a breach of national and international laws. Continue reading Outrage as Somalia Transfers Citizen to Ethiopia

ONLF and Ginbot 7 Issued Joint Statement

BY OGADEN NEWS AGENCY

Delegates from Patriotic Ginbot 7 and ONLF met in Frankfurt, Germany from 15 – 17 May 2017.  The delegates held a through discussion and assessment of the prevailing political, economic, and social conditions in Ethiopia and the crimes being committed by the TPLF/EPRDF dictatorial regime against the Ethiopian people. Continue reading ONLF and Ginbot 7 Issued Joint Statement

Urgent Alert: Cholera and Draught Devastating Somalis in Ogaden

This week alone, more than 35 people died in Qabridaharre from Cholera epidemic.

The ONLF appeal to the international community to urgently come to the aid of the people of Ogaden who are currently suffering from sever food shortages and cholera epidemic.

By ONLF,

The Deyr rains have failed in Ogaden and food stocks are dwindling very fast and livestock is starting to die in many parts of the Ogaden. This is further exacerbated by the undeclared food and aid embargo in Ogaden.

ONLF has received credible reports that the Ethiopian army and associated militia are looting foods and other necessities from Somalia under the ruse of controlling contraband while the people are dying of hunger and aid is severely restricted. Continue reading Urgent Alert: Cholera and Draught Devastating Somalis in Ogaden

Ethiopian Army Massacred 51 Civilians in Ogaden

The Ogaden is Ethiopia’s dark, dirty secret where the regime commits numerous human right violations and killings with impunity

By ONLF,

The Ethiopian Army wantonly massacred 51 civilians in Jama’ Dubad village near Gashamo town on June 5, 2016. The army indiscriminately opened fire on unarmed civilians in the village centre, shooting everybody in sight, not sparing women, children or the elderly. After the army started the massacre, many villagers run to the local mosque, hoping that they may be spared there. However, the Ethiopian army followed them there, shooting and killing them all. Then, the army torched the village, destroying all property, food and the water supplies of the village.

Many wounded civilians who managed to run away to the fields, are scattered and hiding in the fields. Some of the villages and many children are still unaccounted for. Continue reading Ethiopian Army Massacred 51 Civilians in Ogaden

Ethiopia: PAFD Frankfurt Public Meeting and Resolution

PAFD is a political alliance united for the struggle to free the oppressed peoples in Ethiopia and it was been established on the 23rd of October 2015 in the Norwegian capital, Oslo, by five different political organizations, namely: The Benishangul People’s Liberation Movement (BPLM), the Gambela People’s Liberation Movement (GPLM), the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), the Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF).

By The PAFD,

The Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) public meeting hosted by Oromo Student Union and Ogaden Community in Germany was held on 9th of April 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

It was attended by two Executive committee members of PAFD, human rights advocators, invited guests, Veteran members of successful liberation movements, representatives of youth and Women and generally by the peoples and nations of member organizations of PAFD. Continue reading Ethiopia: PAFD Frankfurt Public Meeting and Resolution

Ethiopia: ONLF’s 31st Anniversary Celebrated

By Ahmed Abdi,

Thousands of Somalis from occupied-Ogaden, South-Eastern Ethiopia celebrate the Ogaden National Liberation Front or ONLF’s 31st anniversary.

Ogaden Liberation movement (ONLF), which was founded in August 15, 1984 has waged an armed struggle against the Ethiopian imperialism or Tigray People’s Liberation Front, Ethiopia’s current ruling ethnic group since 1994 after TPLF ousted the first Ogadeni legitimate President, Abdullahi Mohammed Sadi to supplant Tigray-controlled political system in the oil-and-gas-rich Ogaden region. Continue reading Ethiopia: ONLF’s 31st Anniversary Celebrated