EPRDF Youth League Set to Hold 3rd Regular Congress

Addis Ababa May 24/2016 The Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) Youth League will convene for its 3rd Regular congress from 25-27 May, 2016, according to the office of the League.

Members of youth associations within and outside the country will gather in Addis Ababa, with 500 youth associations expected to be represented at the congress.

EPDRF Youth League Office Head, Dessalegn Gebreyohanes told journalists today that the participants will evaluate the two and half year performance of the league and put directions for future undertakings.

Representatives of governing parties from Djibouti, Rwanda, South Africa, Namibia, and Angola have been invited to present speeches of alliance at the congress.

The Amhara National Democratic Movement (ANDM), Oromo People’s Democratic Organization (OPDO), Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) and Southern Ethiopian People’s Democratic Movement (SEPDM) including Addis Ababa and Dire Daw Youth Leagues form the EPDRF Youth League.

EPDRF Youth League has 2.6 million members, according to the bureau head.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency.