The flag of Ogaden consists of green, blue and red horizontal stripes with a pentagonal white star in the centre of the blue stripe.
Green represents the fertility and richness of the land.
Blue stands for the dignity and integrity of the people.
Red symbolizes the continuity of the struggle for self-determination and freedom
The white star represents the commitment and unity of the people.
Official Name: Ogaden (in Somali Ogaadeenya)
Location: In the East of Africa ( Horn of Africa)
Neighbors: Ethiopia, Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia
Colony: Presently under the colony of Ethiopia
Area: 369 000 square kilometres (approximation)
Population: 5-6 million people
Division: 9 provinces; 48 districts
Capital City: Godey
National Anthem: Calanyahow (meaning “Oh Flag”)
Main Languages : Somali (official), Arabic, English
Main Religions: 99.9% practice Islam
Principal Rivers: Ganaane, Shabeele, Dawa
Natural Resources: Gold, copper, natural gas, petroleum