Ethiopia: 'We Think We Will Win a Majority in Oromia and Win Significa – AuthenticAfrican

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[Addis Standard] Born in 1952 in Abuna village, Horro Guduru District in the then Wollega province, present day western Oromia, Dawud Ibsa Ayana's actual name was Firew Ibsa Ayana. Dawud started his political journey when he took part in the Ethiopian Students Movement in the early years of 1970s when he was a student at the then Haile Selassie I University (Present day AAU), where he joined the Association of Oromo University Students. He was elected to the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) Central Committee in the party's ear