The following is a statement from the Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA).
HRLHA – URGENT ACTION
December 10, 2014
The Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA) would like to express its deep concern over the outbreak of a deadly disease at the Gimbi Prison in Western Wollega, as a result of which one inmate has already died, and sixty (60) others infected. HRLHA strongly believes that the very poor sanitation in the jail, absence of basic necessities, and denial of treatments after catching the illness have contributed to Mr. Yaikob Nigaru’s death. HRLHA fears that those ...
The following is an HRLHA Urgent Action; the Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA) is a nonpolitical organization (with the UN Economic and Social Council – (ECOSOC) Consultative Status), which attempts to challenge abuses of human rights of the people of various nations and nationalities in the Horn of Africa.
ETHIOPIA: A Minor Gets Prison Terms for Alleged Instigation
HRLHA – URGENT ACTION
October 14, 2014
The Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA) strongly condemns the sentencing of Abde Jemal, a fourteen-year-old minor, in adults’ court to four years in prison and $700.00 Birr fine for allegedly inciting ...
Namoo Daandii | VOA
WASHINGTON, DC - Abbaan Gadaa Tuulamaa fi Walitti-qabaan Abboota Gadaa Oromoo, Abbaa Gadaa Bayyanaa Sanbatoo Roobii eega torbanneen as dhihoo tii as Yunaatid Isteets daawwataa jiran. Baatiilee Waxabajjii keessa kan hundeessame Gamtaa Abboota Gadaa kan hoogganan, Abbaa Gadaa Bayyanaan kaayyoon gamtaa Abboota Gadaa naannoolee Oromoo sirni Gadaa itti laaffatetti barnootaa fi leenjii kennuudhaan deebisanii jabeessuu, dargaggoota leenjisuu, tokkummaan Oromoo akka Gadaa jalatti cimu barsiisuu fi akka sirni kun Addunyaa irratti beekamu hojjechuu akka tahe dubbatu.
Sababaan as gara Yunaayitid Isteets isaan fides, hawaasa Oromoo biyya alaa jiraatu hojii sirna Gadaa deebisanii cimsuu kanatti hirmaachisuutti jajjabeessuuf akka tahe ...
Abbush Zallaqaa Performs "Jaala Jiloo" @ Oromiyaa Tiyya Concert (Recorded by Aspiring Movie Maker Mussa Abdo of Oromia 4 Eva - O4E)
The young Oromo aspiring movie maker Mussa Abdo has a channel on YouTube for his vlog and artistic works; Gadaa.com will continue to feature his works in the future.
SBO Fulbaana 24 Bara 2014 Oduu - Gaaffii fi deebii Art. Meetii Jamamaa kutaa xumuraa fi Barruu Jiituu Lammii akkasumas SBO Sagantaa Afaan Amaaraa (ኦነድ በአማርኛ - for the Amharic program; fast forward to halfway)
[caption id="attachment_26479" align="alignnone" width="460"] Art. Meetii Jamamaa[/caption]
Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa - Qophii Fulbaana 22, 2014 fi Seenaa J. Huseen Bunee Kutaa 4ffaa
(The Gulele Post) - The following document contains names of individuals and companies who borrowed money from a branch of Development Bank of Ethiopia located in Western Ethiopia for the purpose of investment on farm land development. We have redacted some information to protect our sources. The data shows how much money has been borrowed, by whom and where the supported farm land is located. With exception of few cases, most of the land is taken from Gambella.
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In a statement issued on September 21, 2014, the Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA) has urged the Ethiopian government to repeal the draconian 'Charities and Societies Proclamation,' which violates people's right to freedom of peaceful assembly. HRLHA is a non-political organization (with the UN Economic and Social Council/ECOSOC Consultative Status) which attempts to challenge abuses of human rights of the people of various nations and nationalities in the Horn of Africa.
Read more about the HRLHA statement here.
(The Gulele Post) - This chart, sent to us by a well placed source, shows ethnic composition of employees of Ethiopia’s federal government. The data shows huge disparity when compared to ethnic composition of the country, even if we use the disputed 2007 census. Amharas make up 51% percent of the employees, which is twice the size of their proportion of the country’s population. Oromos make up 12.7% which is one-fourth of their population size. Somalis, the third largest ethnic group in the country, make up about 6.2% of the total population, but they only constitute just 0.07% of the ...
OMN (PART-2): Interview with Ob. Hussein Ahmed, An Oromo Torture Survivor of TPLF's Ethiopia (Amharic)
The following is an Urgent Action statement from the Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA).
HRLHA Urgent Action
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 06, 2014
The human rights abuses against Oromo students in different universities have continued unabated over the past six months - more than a hundred Oromo students were extra-judicially wounded or killed, while thousands were jailed by a special squad: the “Agazi” force.
This harsh crackdown against the Oromo students, which resulted in deaths, arrests, detentions and disappearances, happened following peaceful protests by the Oromo students and the Oromo people in April-May 2014 against the so-called “Integrated Master Plan of ...
Gootni Baroode! Hawwisoo Qeerroo Bilisummaa - Fulbaana 3, 2014 / Sabboontuu Artist Seenaa Solomooniin
Walaloo: Maaliin Bari'a Laata?
ቄሮ፡ የኦሮሞ፡ ወጣቶች፡ ለነፃነት፡ ንቅናቄ፡ ድምፅ፡ የሳምንቱ ዜና - September 3, 2014
Musical Performances by Muktar Usman, Hachalu Hundessa and Hirphaa Gaanfuree - #OromoWeek 2014
Oromo Recording Artist Saliha Sami's Musical Performance at Toronto's Irreecha 2014 Celebration
OMN: Oduu - Fuulbaana 1, 2014 (& Oduu fi Yaada Ummataa - Hagayya 31, 2014)
Gabaasa Qeerroo - Dirre Dawwaa | Hagayya 29, 2014
Akkuma beekamui motummaan Wayyaanee ummanni Oromoo gaaffii mirga abbaa biyyummaa baroota dheeraaf kaasaa ture ammas haala abdachiisaan itti fufee jiru kana irraa soda qauun, ka’ee uumanni yaadi isaa akka tokko hin taaneef basaasotaa fi dabballoota uumata keessa bobbaasuu tooftaa godhate, kana iratti dabalees uumanni Oromoo magaalaa fi baadiyaa keessa qubatee jiru rakkoolee adda addaaf akka saaxilamuuf tajaajila mootummaa irraan dhufu mara itti waakkate.
Oromiyaa keessatti yeroo ammaa uummatni Oromoo mootummaa Wayyaaneetiin bifaa fi kallattii adda addaatiin miidhamaa jiruuchutu gabaasonni adda addaa ibsa. Akka gabaasni Qeerroo Dirre Dawaa irra har’a addeessutti rakkoon bishaanii fi ...
Seife Nebelbal Radio - SPECIAL PROGRAM ON QEERROO FDG - August 29, 2014 (Also Interview with Prof. Beyene Petros, leader of the Ethiopian Social Democratic Party)