Following the peace and deal signed with the government of Ethiopia, senior leadership and delegation of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) arrived in Ethiopia this morning.
Upon arrival, the delegation was received by Ahmed Shide, Chairperson of the Somali People’s Democratic Party (SPDP), and Mustefa Omer, Deputy Chief Administrator of the Somali regional state.
Among members of the delegation include chair of the Front, Mohamed Umar.
The Front’s army returned a week ago to the Somali regional state from their base in Eritrea after the
Established in 1984 ONLF is a separatist rebel group fighting for the right to self-determination for Somalis in the Somali Region of Ethiopia.
The government and the Front signed a peace deal in the Eritrean capital Asmara last month. The two sides reached a historic deal that allowed the ONLF to undertake peaceful political struggle in Ethiopia.