Central Committee of the Oromo People Democratic Organization (OPDO) has elected Dr Abiy Ahmed as Chairman of the Organization. Abiy has been serving as the head of the OPDO secretariat with vice-presidential portfolio.
Lema Megerssa was elected deputy Chairman of the Organization, according to information obtained from office of the Central Committee of the Organization.
The Central Committee unanimously approved the appointments of Dr Abiy and Lema, the office indicated.
The Organization made leaderships restructuring to meet the fundamental need of the Oromo people, it said.