PM calls for persistent inter-party dialogue for better political culture
Addis Ababa, September 15, 2020 (FBC) – Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has called for persistence political dialogue platform in order to build strong and research based political culture.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed convened political party leaders today to jointly evaluate the preceding discussion platforms and craft a way forward based on common understanding.
On the occasion, the Prime Minister noted that the political dialogue platforms of the past weeks have been helpful.
“In our meeting with political party leaders, we agreed to continue the dialogue platforms exploring carious thematic areas,” the Premier tweeted.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed also stressed the importance of understanding the mandate of the political dialogue platform in that it was aimed jointly aligning on and setting the political narration of the country.
During discussions, political party leaders highlighted that the platforms were fruitful and described them as a great leap towards facilitating national dialogue.
Following the July 29th meeting with political parties where consensus was reached to engage in political dialogue, the political parties council organized a series of dialogue platforms over the past few weeks.
The discussions concluded with an agreement to host additional dialogue platforms in the upcoming weeks.