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Massive anti-govt protest in Ethiopia’s Oromia state

(Africa News) — There are reports of peaceful anti-government protests in Ethiopia’s Oromia region. Photos shared by local media outlets show hundreds of people marching through the streets of the town of Woliso.

A similar protest on Wednesday is said to have claimed eight lives whiles 30 others sustained injuries, the Oromia state regional government confirmed.

It is not known the cause of Wednesday’s incident but state security agencies are seen in today’s photos maintaining order as protesters chant slogans and make anti-government gestures.

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