The current vice president of OPD and Minster of defense Mr Lemma Mergersa revealed, that he isn’t in agreements with the ideology of Synergy most known as ‘Medemer’ and the merger of EPRDF. Mr Lemma spoke with VOA, saying he had discussed his reservations with EPRDF’s board of directors. He also clearly stated, the merger shouldn’t have been a rushed decision. The recent rumors of disagreement between Mr Lemma and Dr Abiy has now become public knowledge.On this interview With VOA, Mr. lemma said he has attended the meeting the merger was approved on but he was reserved from explaining the procedures that went on that day. Then Mr Lemma explained why he isn’t supporting the merger saying “In General, I have a different perspective on the merger of the parties. From the beginning, I have expressed my disagreement to all officials. Even if there had to be Merger, it shouldn’t have been rushed and the time isn’t now.