Addis Abeba September October 6/2020 (ENA)The Home of Federation has authorized unanimously immediately the request to type a brand new regional state by becoming a member of 5 zonal administrations and one particular Woreda (district) positioned within the southern a part of Ethiopia.
The brand new regional state named ‘South West Ethiopia Nations Regional State” might be fashioned by becoming a member of Kaffa, Sheka, Bench Sheko, Dawuro, and West Omo zones in addition to Konta particular woreda, it was indicated.
The zonal administrations and particular woreda have requested for a brand new regional state as they share related language, tradition, historical past, and geographical panorama that might make them useful.
The home in its immediately session extensively mentioned on the matter and unanimously authorized the proposal to carry a referendum by the Nationwide Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE).
Accordingly, about 13 zonal administrations within the South filed their request to the regional council to type their very own states.
It was to be recalled that Sidama Regional State, positioned within the Southern a part of Ethiopia was formally fashioned following the 2019 Referendum.