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OLLAA has received a credible report from  local residents regarding the extrajudicial execution of Fermosa Tesfaye, a 19 year old student, by members of the… The post The Extrajudicial Execution of a Young Student by the Oromia Special Police appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read...
OLLAA has recently spoken with the lawyer and a colleague of Anwar Sani, a man who has been detained by the Ethiopian government since June… The post The Story of a Man Who Was Just Elected to the OFC’s Executive Committee, Despite being Detained Since 2020 appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP...
On March 22, 2022, thousands of Oromos gathered to celebrate the life of Haji Hasen Gamada, who had died the previous day after struggling with… The post A Lifetime of Struggle for the Oromo: Honoring Haji Hasen Gamada appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read original...
OLLAA has received a credible report regarding the detention of Chaltu Asfaw Dhugama, a 29 year old Oromo women’s rights advocate, who was arrested on… The post The Detention of a Woman Who Devoted Her Life to Helping Others appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read...
Following recent reports that Bate Urgessa, the Head of OLF public relations, had been diagnosed with Hepatitis B after being detained without charges for close… The post Detained for a Year, Brutalized, and in Urgent Need of Medical Care appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read...
OLLAA has recently spoken to the wife of Amir Aman Kiyaro, a 30 year-old Associated Press  journalist who was arrested and detained for his reporting… The post 100 Days of Injustice: The Detention of a Young, Brave Journalist appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read original...
OLLAA has received a credible report regarding the forced displacement of Abdulloo Yuyaa, a 60 year old farmer, and his family from Sibu Sire district,… The post The Forced Displacement of an Elderly Farmer appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read original article...
OLLAA has received a credible report  regarding the arbitrary detention and inhuman treatment of Mr. Salloo Moluu Waqoo, a farmer and well-known herbalist in Gobicha,… The post The Arbitrary Detention of an Herbalist appeared first on OROMO LEGACY LEADERSHIP & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION. click here to read original article...