Addis Ababa April 11/2019 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed inaugurated Wellega stadium built in Nekemte town today.
Chief Administrator of Oromia Regional State, Lemma Megersa and many high regional state officials were also presided over the inaugural ceremony, it was indicated.
The Wollega stadium has consumed over 190 million birr with a capacity of up to 30,000, making it the biggest and modern type stadium and youth center in the town.
Following the ceremony, Prime Minister Abiy and Lemma inaugurated the new stadium with a ceremonial goal kick.
In his speech addressing the residents of Nekemte town, Prime Minister Abiy appreciated the construction of newly inaugurated stadium which will be a source of inspiration for sport activities in Western Ethiopia.