With just two years to the year 2025 deadline set by the Federal Government to ensure Nigeria is open defaecation free, in line with the revised global targets set by the United Nations, the country is not in any way near the target.
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has flayed governors for allegedly failing to re-enact good policies of the Federal Government at the grassroots.
Admist efforts to achieve Open Defecation Free Nigeria by 2025, the Federal Ministry of Water Resources, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development to actively engaged Nigeria youths in ending open defecation in the country. This is just as the federal government also launched the Youth In…
The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman H. Adamu has blamed the state Governors for failing to cascade beneficial policies of the federal government to the communities. To curb the challenge, Adamu called for more collaboration between the Federal government and subnational governments for the benefit of rural dwellers. He said, "There must be political…
The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu had commissioned two excavators at Barrage in Jigawa State. Adamu stated that the two machines were specifically designed for operation in wetlands, riverbeds, and floods where ordinary excavators cannot operate. "The excavator can efficiently carry out a whole lot such as floods and disaster recovery work, dredging,…
The Minister of Water Resources, Alhaji Suleiman Adamu, has expressed optimism that there is hope for Nigeria to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 6 by 2030.
The Federal Government has taken a decisive step for cooperative water action by officially becoming the 48th party to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Trans-boundary Watercourses and International Lakes.
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, and his Health counterpart, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, yesterday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlining their specific roles toward ending open defecation in the country.
The Minister of Water Resource, Suleiman Adamu, has advised Nigerians to get prepared as 178 local councils in 32 states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, would experience heavy flooding this year.
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu has said states’ attitude and poor governance culture in the water and sanitation sector may affect the attainment of an Open Defecation Free country by 2025.
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said the completion of Hadejia Valley Irrigation Scheme (HVIS) in Auyo Local Council of Jigawa State by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration will give rise to massive investment in agricultural production.
The Federal Government (FG) has, again, reiterated its commitment to tackling the country’s water challenges. To achieve this, the Ministry of Water Resources is working towards integrated water resource management to harness...