President calls on citizens to have a clear understanding of the Constitution

(EBC; December 7, 2017) - President Dr. Mulatu Teshome says the Nations and Nationalities Peoples' Day stems from the federal system, which is being built by the mutual consent of all Ethiopians.

The president made the remarks on Thursday in his best wishes to the nation in connection with the 12th Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Day, which is being celebrated on Friday in Semera town of Afar state.

The president also took the opportunity to call upon citizens to strive to have a clear understanding of the Constitution and sustain their developmental activities.