The Oromia Regional State Council selected another representative president, Shimelis Abdisa, supplanting Lemma Megersa on April 18, 2019.
Oromia Council (Chaffee Oromia) has chosen Shimelis at a remarkable session it held today toward the evening.
It has been reviewed that Shimelis has been filling in as Head of the Office of the Prime Minister supplanting Fitsum Arega, who was delegated as Ethiopia's Ambassador to the U.S.
As indicated by Oromia Broadcasting Network (OBN), the decision is gone for supplanting previous boss overseer Lemma Megerssa who was designated toward the beginning of today as the Defense Minister.
The leaders of Ethiopia and South Sudan have agreed that the peace process mediated by regional body, Inter Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), offers a viable chance to end conflict in Africa’s youngest nation. During a meeting held in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, Abiy Ahmed and president Salva Kiir discussed regional peace and stability. Ethiopia’s prime minister is the chair of the regional body which is pursuing an agreemnt between South Sudan’s government and rebel groups. displayAdvert("mpu_3") Last week, the second phase of the High Level Revitalisation Forum, a stage of the peace process, ended without an agreement in Addis Ababa. In a statement IGAD said the talks ended after “several attempts to narrow the gaps between the positions of the parties” proved fruitless. ‘Punish saboteurs of peace’ Calls for IGAD to hold saboteurs of the peace process accountable have intensified, following repeated failure to agree during peacetalks in addition to violations of ceasefires by both sides of the conflict. S. Sudan conflict mediator asks IGAD to take action against saboteurs of peace The United States this week proposed that the United Nations Security Council impose sanctions against several South Sudanese ministers and officials, accusing