Ethiopian Human Rights Commission says at least 123 people were killed and some 500 injured amid one of worst outbreaks of ethnic violence in the country in years.
This year's festival witnessed significantly smaller crowds due to political tension and the Covid-19 pandemic.
At least two people shot dead as soldiers opened fire on mourners in the singer's hometown Ambo as they headed to the service.
Jawar Mohammed is a former media mogul who recently joined the opposition Oromo Federalist Congress and has a large support base in Ethiopia's Oromia region.
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