"Political cooperation between Ethiopia and Algeria will continue to be strong" Speaker Tagesse chaffo

(Parliamentary News) April 21, 2021:- Speaker of the House of Peoples' Representatives, Honorable Tagesse chaffo said political cooperation between Ethiopia and Algeria will continue to be strengthened.

He made the remarks while receiving Algerian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Mr Rachid Benlounes at his office.

He said the two countries have a long history of relationship and will continue to strengthen economic and social ties without any political hindrance.

He said Ethiopian Airlines has also reached an agreement with the Ambassador to expand flights to Algiers and Addis Ababa in order to expand the economic horizons and facilitate trade between the two countries.

Speaker Tagesse discussed about the Pan-African Parliament with Ambassador Rachid and said the two countries will work together after the six national election to strengthen the institution and provide better leadership.

 Mr. Rachid Benlounes, on his part said his country is willing to work with Ethiopia to strengthen political and economic cooperation.

He said Algeria would hold legislative election on June 12, adding that his country would work hand in hand with Ethiopia to strengthen the Pan-African Parliament and its leadership after the election.

By Yared Eshetu