Abadula: “I will continue as Member of Parliament through end of my term”

Posted: Onkoloolessa/October 8, 2017 · Finfinne Tribune | | Comments

Mr. Abadula Gemeda, the former President of the Oromia National Regional State and the Speaker of the House of Peoples’ Representatives, Ethiopia’s Federal Parliament, confirmed at a press briefing on Sunday, October 8, 2017, that he had submitted a letter of resignation from the position of the Speaker of the House. At the press briefing with state media houses, Mr. Gemeda also stated that he would continue as a regular Member of Parliament through the end of his term in order to serve his constituency. Ethiopia holds its elections for the Federal Parliament every fives years; the next one will be in 2020.

Here is the press briefing in Afaan Oromoo and Amharic:

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