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When will the peoples of #Africa get the right to self determination?

So, then, how was Africa decolonized, if the UN knew what it meant by self-determination, but it did not know what is a people? What happened is that the UN did not look at peoples, but instead looked at what it called Non-Self-Governing Territories, accepting the territorial boundaries as they were at the time – essentially, the colonial boundaries.

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African Studies

Historical and Contemporary Relations between Europe and the Oromo

Oromo Studies Association’s (OSA’s) Midyear 2015 Conference in Munich, Germany (March 28-29)

The theme of the Conference: “Historical and Contemporary Relations between Europe and the Oromo… 13 more words

African Studies

OMN: Qophii Addaa (Shamarree Sirkannaan Ahmad) – Seenaa Gaara Suufii

Sirkannaan Ahmed tells what happened in Gaara suufii,
the killing mountain, Ethiopia’s tyranny against Oromo people

African Studies

The Sahel, the desert, and Tuareg refugees in Burkina Faso

Notes from a visit to West Africa in January 2015. Third in a series of six articles

North of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, we entered the Sahel region, the dry plain which becomes the Sahara desert at its northern extremity. 2,277 more words

Solidarity

Oromia: Appeal Letter of Oromo Students of Jimma University

Appeal Letter of Oromo Students of Jimma University

To: The Administration of Jimma University

Jimma

March 2, 2015

We, the Oromo students of Jimma University, are deeply disturbed by the multifaceted repression, subjugation, political marginalization, economic exploitation, and mass and indiscriminate killings that the Oromo people are subjected to by the current TPLF/EPRDF government and profoundly distressed by the endless insults, harassment and humiliations we are facing from the remnants of the old and neo-nafxanyas (gun carriers who settled on our land by force) here in our university and in the Ethiopian empire at large. 1,858 more words

Oromia

Oromia: URGENT APPEAL TO INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY AND HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATES #Oromo Refugee Community Welfare Association, Kenya

URGENT APPEAL TO INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY AND HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATES

Oromo Refugee Community Welfare Association, Kenya 

The Oromo Refugee Community Welfare Association is a registered organization under the Societies Act at Registrar of Societies in Kenya. 1,704 more words

African Studies