Ethiopia News - Dr. Ahmed Abiy Statement | We ended the first round with 100% win - Dr. Abiy Ahmed. Because of these reasons I resigned my responsibilities entrusted to it on me by the party and the party membership as of today November 06. I request the party members to forgive and I want to ensure all I am ready to serve my country and the people as a responsible citizen, "the message reads.
Hassen joined ONLF in 1991 and began serving the party as Bureau Chief Dhagaxbuur (Degehabur), Somalia region. He served the party in various capacities, including as a member of the executive committee and central.
After two decades in exile, ONLF signed a historic peace agreement, in which he said Hassen has played a key role, with the Ethiopian government October 21, 2018 in Asmara, capital of Eritrea. ONLF had since returned home and is now a registered political party by the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE).