News in English

Hon. Farah Moallim – The Ogadenians are fighting for Indepedence the same way the South African blacks fought

Hon. Farah Moallim – The Ogadenians are fighting for Indepedence the same way the South African blacks fought

Kenyan Deputy speaker Hon. Farah Moallim in his interview with K24TV reporter Mr. Jeff Koingange declared the Historic fact that Ethiopia was a colonial power […]

 
 

‘Restrictive’ laws cripple Ethiopia’

‘Restrictive’ laws cripple Ethiopia’

A ‘restrictive’ law in Ethiopia is severely crippling rights groups, according to an Amnesty International report. The rights watchdog said the law, which it called […]

 
 

ORC – Ogaden refugees abused 1996-2011

ORC – Ogaden refugees abused 1996-2011

Since armed conflict erupted in Ogaden between ONLF fighters and EPRDF forces in 1994 after the latter failed to implement rights for self-determination, large numbers […]

 
 

Ogaden: Drought and lies, tales from the ‘ghost’ region

Ogaden: Drought and lies, tales from the ‘ghost’ region

reliefWeb – “The Ogaden is a ghost, a black hole that no one writes and no one speaks about. The pro-government militias have been committing […]

 
 

UNIVERSAL TV: A PAY-PHONE By Mahado Sh. Dahir

UNIVERSAL TV: A PAY-PHONE By Mahado Sh. Dahir

The One Cartoon Amin Amir Cannot Draw It is confirmed. Kinship matters, even to the genius. And the one thing Amin Amir, for all his […]

 
 

ONLF sends Condolences to the Donald Payne family and American people on behalf of the Ogaden people.

ONLF sends Condolences to the Donald Payne family and American people on behalf of the Ogaden people.

The family, colleagues, the USA congress, the American people and all those supported by Congress Man Donald ONLF and the Ogaden people are  deeply saddened […]

 
 

All suffer under Ethiopia’s Bloody Premier: Media pays the price higher!

All suffer under Ethiopia’s Bloody Premier: Media pays the price higher!

Despite Ogaden region’s sealing off from media by the regime since Addis Ababa employed its bloody counter-insurgency campaign of 2006/7, the Meles Zenawi regime had […]

 
 

CPJ – Somaliland reporter arrested, beaten in custody

CPJ – Somaliland reporter arrested, beaten in custody

Journalist Mohamed Abdirahman was arrested and brutally assaulted while in police custody. (Omer Albashiir) Police arrested Abdirahman, a reporter for the local news site Subulahanews, […]

 
 

Webs of Conflict and Pathways for Peace in the Horn of Africa

Webs of Conflict and Pathways for Peace in the Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa is one of the world’s most conflicted regions, experiencing over 200 armed conflicts since1990. Inrecent months, the region has been afflicted […]

 
 

Ogaden violence in focus

Ogaden violence in focus

The local Ogaden Somali community and civil society bodies are urged to attend a solidarity conference on Sunday to discuss the concealed genocide occurring in […]

 
 

Ethiopia. A Fool’s Game in Ogaden

Ethiopia. A Fool’s Game in Ogaden

Laurence Binet The Ogaden region in the Somali regional state of Ethiopia has been the scene of conflict between the Ethiopian federal government and the […]

 
 

African Rights Monitor – immediat press release

African Rights Monitor – immediat press release

21 Ferbaury 2012 African Rights Monitor-ARM condemns the mass killing in Gunagado and demands donors to pressure Ethiopia to open the Ogaden. Following the rebel’s […]

 
 

Coalition of Ogaden Civil Societies Abroad Appeal to the International Community at London Somali Conference

Coalition of Ogaden Civil Societies Abroad Appeal to the International Community at London Somali Conference

Coalition of Ogaden Civil Societies Abroad Ogaden Communities, Women, Youth, NGO’s and intellectual Association Appeal to the International Community at London Somali Conference In the […]

 
 

Is ONLF Struggle on the Track or not? By: Dr. M.Ugas

Is ONLF Struggle on the Track or not? By: Dr. M.Ugas

When I read Muktar M. Omer’s article of “ONLF: Time for Admiral Osman to Go” on Wardernews on Feb 13, 2012, I decided to enlighten […]

 
 

Press Release – Ethnic Cleansing intensifies In Gunagado District Of Ogaden

Press Release – Ethnic Cleansing intensifies In Gunagado District Of Ogaden

February 20, 2012 The Ethiopian Army, supported by the Liyu Police, a Janjaweed-like Militia in Ogaden under the direct control Meles Zenawi, is continuing its […]

 
 

Digital Journal – Toronto Protesters Demand Release of Canadian Held in Ethiopia

Digital Journal – Toronto Protesters Demand Release of Canadian Held in Ethiopia

  Toronto– Hundreds of Somali-Canadians and members of the general public recently took to the streets in Toronto in a public demonstration aimed at voicing […]

 
 

Lebanon Joined Eritrea to Condemn Ethiopia’s Jamming Practice

Lebanon Joined Eritrea to Condemn Ethiopia’s Jamming Practice

The Ethiopian government, in its desperate attempt to jam the increasingly popular Eritrean Television from being viewed in Ethiopia and the region, has instead knocked […]

 
 

Press Release – New Wave of Mass massacre restarts in Ogaden

Press Release – New Wave of Mass massacre restarts in Ogaden

February 16, 2012 The Ethiopian Army had staged a new wave of genocide in Ogaden .On February 12, 2012 the Ethiopian Army in Ogaden opened […]

 
 

“Ogaden refugees’ legal claims may put SA on the spot”

“Ogaden refugees’ legal claims may put SA on the spot”

South Africa’s Ogaden refugees have requested the police, the prosecuting authority and the International Criminal Court to investigate damning allegations of human rights abuses against […]

 
 

Ogaden Somalis file Ethiopia ICC complaint’

Ogaden Somalis file Ethiopia ICC complaint’

Ogaden community in South Africa lodges complaint with international court over alleged Ethiopian human rights abuses. The Ogaden Somali Community in South Africa has filed […]