Abiy Ahmed visited Abune Merkorios in his residence at patriarchate palace premise in the capital,Addis Ababa. He said Abune Merkorios is in a good condition.
Abiy wants the church to have a conference, like the one organized at the Millennium Hall, in other parts of the country as well and for the church to pray for peace in Ethiopia.
The Ethiopian Church as already ordered fifteen days of prayer and fasting for peace in Ethiopia.
Prime minister Abiy Ahmed played a crucial role for the return of Abune Merkorios. I visited him this morning because I promised him that I would visit him but I did not have time due to the situation in the Eastern parts of Ethiopia, Abiy told journalists.
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