Addis Ababa (SD) – The senior leaders of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), has announced that it formally joined the newly formed diversity focused alliance.
Chairman of the Ogaden National Liberation Front Abdirahman Sheikh Mahdi Madey, signed the merger agreement with the Alliance Multination Democratic Federalism (AMDF).
The coalition, the first of its kind in Ethiopia, was formed by a number of organizations that believe in federalism, freedom, equality, justice and the implementation of democracy, and was founded on Wednesday in Addis Ababa.
The organizations in this new Alliance, all believe in their people’s desires for independence, some were involved in an armed struggle against oppression by all of the previous Ethiopian governments.
The Alliance Multination Democratic Federalism (AMDF), is said to be the largest ethnically based organizations in Ethiopia, which are all for the implementation of federalism and democracy in the country.