Oromia, Ethiopian Somali regions agree to fully implement 2004 referendum

Addis Ababa, April 19, 2017 (FBC) –The Oromia and Ethiopian Somali regional states have agreed to fully implement the referendum held in 2004.

Chief administrator of both regional states inked the agreement today.

According to the agreement, areas which had not been demarcated previously will be set apart based on the referendum.

Kassa Tekleberhan, Minister of Federal and Pastoralist Affair of Ethiopia witnessed the agreement signing ceremony.

Translated and posted by Amare Asrat