Oromia Region

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The Oromia Region (Oromiyaa) is one of the nine ethnically-based regional states of Ethiopia, the homeland of the Oromo.wikipedia
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Somali Region

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It is bordered by the Somali Region to the east; the Amhara Region, the Afar Region and the Benishangul-Gumuz Region to the north; South Sudan, Gambela Region, and Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region to the west; and Kenya to the south.
The state borders the Ethiopian states of Afar and Oromia and the chartered city Dire Dawa (Dir Dhaba) to the west, as well as Djibouti to the north; Somalia to the north, east, and south; and Kenya to the southwest.

Amhara Region

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It is bordered by the Somali Region to the east; the Amhara Region, the Afar Region and the Benishangul-Gumuz Region to the north; South Sudan, Gambela Region, and Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region to the west; and Kenya to the south.
Amhara is bordered by the state of Sudan to the west and northwest, and in other directions by other regions of Ethiopia: Tigray to the north, Afar to the east, Benishangul-Gumuz to the west and southwest, and Oromia to the south.

Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region

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It is bordered by the Somali Region to the east; the Amhara Region, the Afar Region and the Benishangul-Gumuz Region to the north; South Sudan, Gambela Region, and Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region to the west; and Kenya to the south.
The SNNPR borders Kenya to the south (including a small part of Lake Turkana), the Ilemi Triangle (a region claimed by Kenya and South Sudan) to the southwest, South Sudan to the west, the Ethiopian region of Gambela to the northwest, and the Ethiopian region of Oromia to the north and east.

Oromo people

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The Oromia Region (Oromiyaa) is one of the nine ethnically-based regional states of Ethiopia, the homeland of the Oromo.
They are predominantly concentrated in Oromia Region in central Ethiopia, the largest region in the country by both population and area.

Benishangul-Gumuz Region

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It is bordered by the Somali Region to the east; the Amhara Region, the Afar Region and the Benishangul-Gumuz Region to the north; South Sudan, Gambela Region, and Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region to the west; and Kenya to the south.
Previously one had to travel through Wollega and Gojjam in the neighboring regions of Oromia and Amhara, a distance of 1,250 kilometers, but it is now around 378 kilometers on the new road and bridge.

Asella

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Asella (Asallaa), also Asallaa is a town Located in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region about 175 kilometers from Addis Ababa, this city has a latitude and longitude of 7.95°N, 39.11667°W, with an elevation of 2,430 meters.

Ambo, Ethiopia

Ambo
Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the West Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, west of Addis Ababa, this town has a latitude and longitude of 8.98333°N, 37.85°W and an elevation of 2101 meters.

Beica

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Mirab Welega Zone of the Oromia Region, the town has a latitude and longitude of 9.33333°N, 34.48333°W with an elevation of 1673 meters above sea level.

Bishoftu

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
The town is located in the East Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, and has an elevation of 1920 m.

Illubabor Province

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Oromia includes the former Arsi Province along with portions of the former Bale, Hararghe, Illubabor, Kaffa, Shewa and Sidamo provinces.
With the adoption of new constitution in 1995, the territory of Illubabor was divided between the Gambela, Oromia and the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Regions of Ethiopia.

Fiche

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
It is the administrative centre of the Semien Shewa Zone of Oromiya Region and separate woreda.

Ethiopia

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The Oromia Region (Oromiyaa) is one of the nine ethnically-based regional states of Ethiopia, the homeland of the Oromo.
The events were the most violent crackdown against protesters in Sub-Saharan Africa since the Ethiopian government killed at least 75 people during protests in the Oromia Region in November and December 2015.

Negele Borana

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Guji Zone of the Oromia Region on the road connecting Addis Ababa to Dolo Odo, it is the largest town in the region traditionally inhabited by the Borana Oromo.

Gimbi

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the West Welega Zone of the Oromia Region, it has a latitude and longitude of 9.16667°N, 35.83333°W with an elevation between 1845 and 1930 meters above sea level.

Nekemte

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the East Welega Zone of the Oromia Region, Nekemte has a latitude and longitude of 9.08333°N, 36.55°W and an elevation of 2,088 meters.

Addis Ababa

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The current regional capital of Oromia is Addis Ababa, also known as Finfinne (which is also the capital of the country).
As a chartered city, Addis Ababa also serves as a capital city of Oromia.

Goba

Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Bale Zone of the Oromia Region approximately 446 km southeast of Addis Ababa, this city has a latitude and longitude of 7°N, 39.98333°W and an elevation of 2,743 meters above sea level.

Dembidolo

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
It is the capital of Kelam Welega Zone of the Oromia Region.

Bale Robe

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Bale Zone of the Oromia Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of 7.11667°N, 40°W with an elevation of 2492 m above sea level.

Shashamane

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Shashamane (Shashamannee) is a town in Aanaa in West Arsi Zone, Oromia Region, Ethiopia.

Alemaya

Haramaya
Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Misraq Hararghe Zone of the Oromia Region, the town has a latitude and longitude of 9.4°N, 42.01667°W with an elevation of 2047 meters above sea level.

Badessa

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the West Hararghe Zone of the Oromia Region, at the base of a spur of the Chercher Mountains 40 km south of the Addis Ababa - Djibouti Railway and 65 km east of Awash, this town has a latitude and longitude of 8.9°N, 40.78333°W with an elevation of 1761 m above sea level.

Moyale

Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Moyale is a market town, found between the border of Ethiopia and Kenya, the administrative center for two woredas; Moyale of Somali Region and Moyale Oromia in Ethiopia

Waliso

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Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Located in the Debub Mirab Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, 114 km southwest of Addis Ababa, it has a latitude and longitude of 8.53333°N, 37.96667°W with an elevation of 2063 meters above sea level.

Sebeta

Oromia Special Zone Surrounding Finfinne
Towns in the region include Adama, Ambo, Asella, Badessa, Bale Robe, Bishoftu, Begi, Chiro, Dembidolo, Fiche, Gimbi, Goba, Haramaya, Jimma, Metu, Negele Borana, Moyale, Nekemte, Sebeta, Shashamane, and Waliso, among many others.
Sebeta is a town located in the Oromia Special Zone Surrounding Finfinne of the Oromia Region.