Merera Gudina

It has been confirmed that Ethiopia security forces have detained leading opposition figure Prof. Merera Gudina, pictured center, upon his arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.

Acording to family members, Prof. Merera, chairman of the opposition Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) is detained by members of SOE command post

Prof. Merera was in Brussels delivered a speech at EU parliament on current situation in Ethiopia along with Prof. Berhanu Nega of G7 and Rio Olympics athlete Feyisa Lellisa.

Familes also say four relatives of Prof. Merera were detained with him by members of the command post of Ethiopia’s sweeping State Of Emergency