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Open Defecation Free

8 Jan
About 3,000 communities in 10 councils of Benue and Cross River states have been certified Open Defecation-Free (ODF) through improvement on access to basic sanitation facilities.
6 Feb 2020
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has solicited the support of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Nigeria chapter, to achieve an Open Defecation-Free
25 Mar 2019
The Cross River Government is looking forward to achieving Open Defecation-Free (ODF) status in all the 18 Local Government Areas of the State by 2023. The Director-General of Rural, Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWATSSA), Mr Ita Ikpeme, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Calabar. Ikpeme,…
6 Jan 2019
Another troubling measure of our country’s inability to decisively grapple with its developmental challenges is its citizens’ perennial poor access to decent toilets.
26 Nov 2018
Iqued that Nigeria may soon come tops in the global ranking on open defecation with 120 million people lacking decent toilets, the Federal Government has launched a strategic document for the Open Defecation Free (ODF) Campaign plan.   The ODF campaign plan launched during the 25th edition of the National Council on Water Resources in Abuja is…
4 Aug 2018
Incessant communal conflicts in Cross River State are threatening the sustainability of the Open Defecation Free (ODF) free status achieved by some council in the state through the intervention of UNICEF.
23 Apr 2018
The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Water Resources says it had developed a strategic document to ensure that the country attains an Open Defecation Free (ODF) status by 2025. The Permanent Secretary, Dr Musa Ibrahim said this on Monday in Calabar during declaration of Bekwarra Local Government Area (LGA) as ODF. Ibrahim added…


Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, led other clergymen in praying against forces of evil, hate, division, injustice, insurgency and other issues working against the country.
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Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun says the sum of N13 billion is required to fix the failed portions of the Lagos- Ota-Abeokuta road in Ado-Odo/ Ota Local Government Area.
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Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced the parent company's name is being changed to "Meta" to represent a future beyond just its troubled social network. "We've learned a lot from struggling with social issues and living under closed platforms, and now it is time to take everything that we've learned and help build the…
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The eNaira Speed Wallet app has been restored to the Google Play store after it was deleted following overwhelming negative reviews by early users. The app, backed by Central Bank of Nigeria, was launched on Monday by President Muhammadu Buhari. It was removed from Play store on Wednesday. CBN, however, claimed that the app was…
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The global home appliances giant adds more high visibility assets and bolsters experiential content for football fans MANCHESTER, England, 28 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Midea and Manchester City today announced an amplification to its global partnership which kicked-off in January 2020. Throughout this partnership, Midea has produced engaging digital content, which has been extremely popular with…