EPRDF endeavoring to make election fair, democratic


Addis Ababa, April 10, 2009 (Addis Ababa) - The Executive of Committee of the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) is to deliberate on the fourth local and national election due to be held in 2010, EPRDF -Organization Office said.

In a press conference he gave here on Friday Office head, Muktar Kedir said the committee would discuss for two days as of Saturday on ways to make the coming election fair, peaceful and democratic.

He said EPRDF would do its level best to hold election, which ensures the sovereignty of the public power.

The committee would also deliberate on the strategies and the direction to be followed by the front to win the election, he said.

The result of the deliberation of the committee would be presented to the regular session of the front, the head said.

Besides making the coming election fair and democratic, the committee would thoroughly discuss on effective strategies to secure majority seats in the election, he said.

Muktar said the committee would also confer on documents that would enable the industry development sector more competitive.

Accordingly, the committee is expected to put forward the direction that would capacitate the manufacturing industry sector, he said.