He is still part of the repressive EPRDF system, which raised him and facilitated his rise to the throne. Social media is one of the most powerful tools of the 21st century and a gift to many grassroots movements. I am not trying to minimize the power or importance of social media. Over the last four years, the Oromo struggle moved along at a faster pace in part because of social media. I dare you to join and support a Oromo organization whether that is a political party or a civic or community group.
Source: Ethiopian News April 15, 2018 17:26 UTC