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On Oromo struggle: why denial is not an option

Read more...By Naomi Y

(OPride) Discussions about "unity” and identity has never been easy in the context of Ethiopian political discourse. Different ideas and platforms were suggested at different times. However, each time, those ideas were simply shelved or met with vehement criticism, and eventually vanished.

Beloved Oromo Singer Almaz Tafara Dies


(OPride) — Almaz Tafara, famed Oromo singer and songwriter, died on Mar. 22 at Police Referral Hospital in Addis Ababa after long illness with blood cancer. Her daughter confirmed the news, adding the body is now being transported to Harar. She was 57.

Baxter daadhiin jala haa yaatu


Gammadii Badhaasoo irraa

Torbaan darbe du'a Dr. P.T.W. Baxter ykn Abbaa Aadam (akka ummanni Kofaleewaamutti) marsaa Gadaa.com gubattiyoo dubbisuu odoma arguu dhugaa ta'uu isaa mame.

Remembering P.T.W. Baxter


By OPride Staff

(OPride) – Paul Trevor William Baxter, who spent nearly six decades studying the Oromo, has died this week in a hospital in Stockport, England, his grandson Mark Baxter confirmed to OPride on Tuesday.


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