According to the VOA Amharic report on Thursday, the grenade attack happened on Wednesday around 7 p.m. local time. Feleke Alemu, the owner of the hotel, confirmed that the attack happened. This is the second grenade attack on his hotel. However, he said that the attack that happened last week might be related to a strike that was reportedly called on Facebook in the town, Nekemte. Mayor of the city also confirmed that the attack happened and that no entity took responsibility for it.
Source: Ethiopian News June 15, 2019 03:00 UTC