Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the formation Prosperity Party (PP) which will replace the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) follows all the legal procedures.
In a video message posted on his official Facebook page, Abiy gave briefings to the Ethiopian people regarding the political aspirations of his new party PP.
In his message Abiy mentioned that a study on the merits of a single united party was conducted, consultations at different levels of the party were also done.
The prime minister also stated in his message that Amhara Democratic Party (ADP) and Oromo Democratic Party (ODP) in their urgent party congress, unanimously approved merger with Prosperity Party (PP)
And today Southern Ethiopia Peoples Democratic Movement (SEPDM), is expected to approve the merger, he added.
It is with great joy that I have informed you that the party’s formation is done following the legal procedures, Abiy said in his message.