The Sidama question, one of the various pending request of national confidence in Ethiopia, has every one of the reserves of being back to the spotlight of Ethiopian legislative issues following the ascendance to power of an Oromo head director (2018) after a long time of difficulties (2014-2018) essentially in the Oromia National Regional State. The resurgence of Sidama nationalism seemed to astound and irritate various political intellectuals arranged in Addis Abeba. It is like manner provoked the age of studies and sentiments that, seen from Sidama nationalist perspectives, add to the stereotyping of the Sidama venture for self-standard and respect. Pending further investigation of the pioneer method of reasoning that lies underneath such evaluates and ends, in this short supposition I revolve around the issue of Hawassa as the future capital of Sidama National Regional State. The piece is an undertaking to respond to non-Sidama perspectives that overpower and shape appraisals extensively.
It is my view that the Sidama's main goal for self-rule has more help among non-Sidamas now than already. Other than among the Oromo loyalists with whom Sidama nationalists searched for and worked in solidarity for decades, the assistance (in any case reluctant that might be) appears, apparently, to start from various bits of the Ethiopian open too. Sentiments imparted on Addis Standard and elsewhere following the re-origin of the formal procedures for statehood by the Sidama Zone in 2018 are exemplary. One of the issues that do not seem to agree with the nonconformists of Sidama confidence or its newfound reluctant supporters is a Sidama National Regional State whose capital is Hawassa. According to a couple of, it is against law and value to make Hawassa, maybe the greatest city in Ethiopia where people from different ethnic establishment live, the capital of a state which is to transform into a nation for yet one of the ethnic social affairs. Some incorporate Hawassa is unnecessarily present and brilliant to be offered a way to a national-regional state (which they seem to consider as an indication of traditionalism). For their circumstance against a Hawassa-based Sidama express, some go also as raising how the Sidamas are numerically simply the third greatest in regards to masses measure in the city and that the city was the capital just of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Regional State (SNNPRS) for over two decades since the reconstitution of Ethiopia as a collusion of nations.