Minister blames states, councils for water scarcity
Minister of Water Resources, Mr. Suleiman Adamu, has attributed inadequate supply of potable water to the failure of state governments and councils to prioritise investment in essential water infrastructure, treatment and distribution.
COVID-19: FG says states to share N10bn for water, sanitation schemes
The Federal Government says N10 billion will be shared among states for the construction and rehabilitation of water schemes as part of efforts to end COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
Buhari’s Chief of Staff: Who wears the crown!
It is barely a week since the remains of the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari, was laid to rest. Given the importance of the office and the fact that the wheel of governance never grinds to a halt....
Fayemi pledges to complete all abandoned projects
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi yesterday said that all projects abandoned by previous administrations would be completed by his administration for public use in a bid to put an end to the ugly trend of project abandonment in the state.
Flooding: Nigeria to address Cameroon’s breach of MoU
The Federal Government says it will take appropriate diplomatic measures on Cameroon’s breach of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
FG pledges to enhance operations of River Basin Development Authorities in 2020
The Federal Government will vigorously pursue the enhancement of the operations of the River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) in 2020, Suleiman Adamu, Minister of Water Resources...
UNICEF, EU, others laud Cross River State’s open defecation-free status
The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) have commended Cross River State for having the highest number of Open Defecation Free (ODF) local government areas in Nigeria.
Buhari to issue Executive Order on MDAs to key into sanitation- Minister
Suleiman Adamu Minister of Water Resources says President Muhammadu Buhari will soon issue an Executive Order to all federal agencies to key into sanitation in the country.