The 3rd ONLF congress concludes Asmara.
The 3rd ONLF National congress concluded in the outskirts of the Eritrean capital, Asmara. Last day of the conference were attended by honorary guest & other Ethiopian opposition groups, Such as Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (Ginbot 7) & Gambela People’s Liberation Army (GPLM). On the Somalia said, Zakaria Mohamed Haji and former Somalia Ambassador to the U.S Ambassador Abdikarim Ali were among guest speakers.
The National Congress is a long-waited regular convention of the front and last one week. According source close to ONLF, “This Congress was much anticipated” & its expected to bring about tangible changes within the national movement as well as the political situation in Ogaden and the Horn of Africa in large.
It has also been delayed multiple times for various reasons including security issues”, says Hassan Moalin, secretary of the Department of Information of the ONLF.