The Federal Government on Friday commended David Alaba, a renowned Real Madrid footballer, for donating a biodegradable toilet to Ogere Remo community in Ogun State
Efforts to end open defecation in Nigeria by 2025 received a boost, Wednesday, with the approval of measures to accelerate access to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) by the Clean Nigeria Steering Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A meeting of the committee presided over by Prof Osinbajo virtually, approved prayers contained in the…
Despite its earlier unfavourable transit-to-assent experience, the Water Resources Bill is currently before the National Assembly. Since it was presented, the bill has elicited negative responses from Nigerians.
The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, has lauded the work done by the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) and its diligence and consistency in improving the production of the Annual Flood Outlook (AFO).
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has urged relevant stakeholders to shift from traditional and unregulated irrigation practices to sustainable land and water use management approach.
Experts have called on the Federal Government to revisit the National Climate Change Adaptation Plan and Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to ensure that Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) issues are given a prime place in the agenda.
More than 26 years after it was developed, the implementation of National Water Resources Master Plan has been poor due to lack of political will and weak implementation structure.
Nigeria has inaugurated a 30-man international committee to plan and organize a successful World Toilet Summit in the Abuja.
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, on Monday, said that only 20 per cent of hospitals have basic sanitation facilities, adding that this should raise concerns over the poor hygiene situations in the country.
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has pledged that the Federal Government will complete many of the abandoned water projects before the tenure of the present administration ends in 2023.
22 Dec 2021
Federal Government said it has secured a $700 million loan from the World Bank for specific water projects in the country.
21 Dec 2021
The Federal Government said it has secured a $700 million loan from the World Bank for specific water projects in the country. The government said most of the problems associated with water supply in the country are the responsibilities of state governments. Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, made the disclosure while speaking to journalists…