Exhibitors, experts seek ways to bridge infrastructure gaps
Experts and exhibitors at the ongoing Water Africa and West Africa Building and Construction Exhibition and Seminar have charged the Federal Government to bridge the infrastructure gaps in the water, sanitation and building sector.
Water Resources minister, others want engineers included in national plan
The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has advocated for the inclusion of professional engineers in national planning as any national development plan made without their inputs is bound to have limited success.
Minister inaugurates committee for American funded water project
To foster learning and knowledge management among practitioners, the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu has inaugurated a 10-man Steering Committee for the United States Agency...
Most Nigerians get water from unwholesome sources,says Minister
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, says no fewer than 93 per cent of Nigerians consume water from unwholesome sources.According to a statement issued in Abuja, the minister said this in Akure on Friday at the meeting of the National Council on Water Resources.
FG blames states for national water shortages
The Federal Government has blamed the nation’s poor water supply on improper planning of such schemes by state governments.The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, who spoke yesterday at a press conference in Abuja to celebrate the World Water Day today...
Minister decries abandoned water, irrigation projects
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, on Friday expressed concern over some abandoned water and irrigation projects in Anambra.
Receding Lake Chad gets $1.8million lifeline
The project, which worth $1.8million, has the potential of developing series of irrigated areas for crops and livestock for over 50,000 to 70,000 square kilometres of Chad Basin Areas.
FG launches Graduate Farmers’ Empowerment Scheme
The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has inaugurated the Graduate Youth Empowerment Scheme in Doma, Nasarawa State, to train young graduates in agricultural entrepreneurial skills.