Addis Ababa, August 12/2020(ENA) Ethiopia has successfully wrapped up this yr’s Inexperienced Legacy marketing campaign of planting 5 billion seedlings program forward of the schedule, mentioned Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.
Addressing the closing Inexperienced Legacy program within the metropolis of Bahir Dar, Abiy mentioned the nation has realized the brink of planting 5 billion seedlings this wet season.
This yr’s Inexperienced Legacy marketing campaign was formally launched on June 5, 2020 which aimed toward planting 5 billion timber throughout the primary wet season.
Premier Abiy praised the dedication of Ethiopians from all walks of life got here along with the spirit of possession and belongingness to realize the Inexperienced Legacy marketing campaign forward of the plan.
Stressing the importance of exhausting work for nation constructing, Abiy mentioned Ethiopians ought to replicate their dedication that confirmed in Inexperienced Legacy for different developmental actions with out paying heeds to all unconstructive celebration traces.
Ethiopians everywhere in the nation planted 353 million timber in a single day on July 30, 2019 which is a world file of its type, via the Inexperienced Legacy and a complete of over four billion seedlings final yr.