Many have blamed and threw allegations to Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) on the recent turmoil in Southern Shewa that has left many homeless, injured, some dead and properties damaged. OLF released a statement in response to the allegations. OLF spokesman Ato Tolera Adaba gave an interview concerning the statement. Ato Tolera argues the allegation as defamation propaganda against the front. He also emphasized that the front only fights to restore Oromo people’s previously owned lands. He also suggested action to resolve the situation in Ethiopia.