Ethiopia as poor now as 20 years ago
Qeerroo Report, Northern Shoa, December 22, 2011
At least 66 Oromo students and other peaceful civilians of Southeastern Shoa zone, Wonchi County [Woreda] have been detained by the TPLF-Ethiopian regime under the pretext that the students may have been involved in the popular resistance going on in the area. Among those arrested the names of 25 individuals which leaked from the jail and received by Qeerroo news are given below.
20. Ejjigayyo Qabbanessa, 9th grade
21. Gulumma Tolera, 9th grade
22. Shawul Wolde-Rufa’el, Diploma graduate, age 42
23. Balacho Asmara, 9th grade
24. Tolera Badhadha, elderly, age 70+
25. Takkala Badhadha, 9th grade
Moreover, an Amharic copy containing the names of 41 other Oromo students and citizens arrested from the same area is shown below. This copy is obtained from the prison house of the area and we publish the list as it is.
Photocopies of the list of Oromo students and other Oromo civilians in jail for “inciting a protest” (Amharic).
Qeerroo Dec 22, 2011
A routine and useless meetings organized by the OPDO in East Wollega Zone, Limmu District were meet with stiff resistance after farmers apparently told the OPDO officials “when our land is sold, we are forcefully evicted and when our children’s were dragged to prisons from year to year on different charges you say it is the federal government that decides this and that, now with what power do you call us a meeting? We have harvests to collect and things to do for our unfortunate families. Please leave us alone”.
In return the local officials named Marga and Asafaa; accused 5 farmers of Waaroo village of orchestrating the resistance and they have apparently held the farmers in secret prison. They are
In related news, a row that started with the eviction of farmers for the purpose of land investors and Nasheen river dam construction and related compensation matters have been growing to a full scale resistance in Horro Guduru Wollega Zone, Ashaayyaa Village. The remote area named Nuguloo, is reportedly devoid of all basic facility for life including water, shops, clinic and road and many argues that it is too risky to move families to these areas.
In a related story from Horro Guduru Wollega zone, Abbay Comman district, the long row between workers of Finca’a Sugar Factory and Woyyane officials have sparked anger after three workers namely
A different story from West Wollega, Gimbi Town shows that a well to do business man named Tesfaye Abebe was imprisoned on fabricated charges of organizing protest against the government twice in a matter of months. It is to be recalled that Mr Tesfaye has already spent 3 months in Naqamte prison on similar allegations. But Qeerroo network from the area said, imprisonment and brutality on innocent civilians can only explodes the ever pushing public anger on all aspect life against the dictatorship of TPLF in Oromiya.
Justice Shall Prevail
Gabaasa Qeerroo Wancii Muddee,22,2011
Gaaffii mirgaaf deebii laachuu kan hin dandeenye mootummaan Wayyaanee, akka aadeffate barattoota mirga eenyummaa gaafatan hidhuu fi ajjeessuu araada godhatee jiraatu iyyuu fincilli dargaggoota Oromoo(Qeerroon) bakka adda addaatti qabatee jiru aamuu hin dandeenye. Sochiin Qeerroo caaseffamee Ebla 15,2011 erga diddaa gabrummaa eegalee guutuu Oromiyaa keessatti magaalaa fi baadiyyaa saba Oromoo biratti jaalalaa fi haamleen simatamee sochii hangana hin jedhamne baldhinaan deemsisaa jira. Mootummaan Wayyaanee hangamuu Qeerroo Bilisummaa adamsuu fi funaanuu itti haafuftu malee yeroo dhihootti kufaatii mootummaa kana irraan gahee injifannoo kan dhuunfachuuf deemu saba cunqurfamaa Oromoo dha.
Sochii Qeerroo keessatti gaaffii mirgaa barattooti mana barumsaa Wancii eegalan ukkaamsuuf human waraana hangana hin jedhamne ummata meeshaa maleeyyitti bobbaasee hanga ammaa nama 66 ol akka hidhamanii jiranii fi kanneen kaanis bakka buuteen isaanii hin beekamu. Humni waraana Wayyaanee gaafa Mudde 15,2011 konkolaataa Shan(5) guutee naannoo Wancii yeroo gahu barattooti Oromoo dhagaa itti darbuu fi faaruu bilisummaa fi Qeerroo faarsuun diddaa isaanii jagnummaan mudhisan, humni waraana nama nyaataa kun meeshaa dhukaasuun barattoota battalatti barattoota 42 qabanii deeman,san booda dhahataan galgalas tahe guyyaa barattoota umuriin isaanii xiqqaa tahe funaanuu itti funfan.
Gochaa kanaan sochiin Qeerroo mana barumsa jidduu galeessa Wancii qabbanaawuu didnaan gaafa Muddee 19,2011 galgala humni waraana Wayyaanee konkolaataa 4 dabalataan Wancii qubatee ummata naannoo sanii hanga ammaatti hiraarsaa jiraachuu Qeerroon gabaasa.
Humni Waraanaa kun barattoota qabamanii akka malee dhanamanii fi hanga ammaatti warren hidhaman keessaa dhabamanii bakka buuteen isaanii wallalame keessaa:-
1. Yoowaan Margaa Barattuu Kutaa 1Offaa
2. Birihaanuu Dammaqsaa Barataa Kutaa 9ffaa
3. Taayyee Gurmeessaa Barataa Kutaa 9ffaa
4.Asfawo Taarikuu Barataa Kutaa 9ffaa
5.Staggaayee Asfawo Barataa Kutaa 9ffaa
Kanneen jedhaman yeroo tahan. Barattooti kun bakkatti hidhaman ykn bakka jiran mootummaan Wayyaanee hin beeksisu yoo tahe borxaa barxaan deebisuuf qeerroon qophii akka tahan Wancii irraa gabaasu.
Dinne Gabrummaa! Jenne Bilisummaa!!