Addis Ababa March 17/2019 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed travelled to Gedeb Woreda this morning to assess the state of Gedeo community members, who are currently in temporary shelters.
Members of the displaced expressed their grievances to Prime Minister Abiy, according to the Office of the Prime Minister.
During his visit, the Premier has held discussions with representatives of the displaced people.
The zonal and regional administrations have requested the federal government earlier this week to supply humanitarian assistance to the displaced people.
The federal government, through the National Disaster Risk Management Commission has been transporting humanitarian supplies to the area as of March 11th.