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water resources bill

7 Sep 2022
The Badagry Traditional Council has kicked against the reintroduction of the rejected “Water Resources Bill” being considered by the House of Representatives, saying it will further threaten the unity of the country.
28 Aug 2022
A socio-cultural organisation in Akwa Ibom State, Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio, has called on governors and National Assembly members from the Niger Delta region, irrespective of political party affiliations
16 Aug 2022
At a time when Nigerians are clamouring for proper federalism that entails devolution of powers to the states and local authorities, the introduction of a Water Resources Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari...
9 Aug 2022
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.
30 Jul 2022
The latest reintroduction of the rejected Water Resources Bill to the 9th National Assembly is arousing a lot of curiosity among Nigerians and has resurrected the sharp criticism of the proposed law
28 Jul 2022
Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday, declared unanimous opposition to the contentious National Water Resources Bill, describing the proposed legislation as unconstitutional. They also said it failed to carry states along.
Nigeria Senate
20 Jul 2022
Corporate Accountability & Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has again called on the National Assembly to reject the controversial Water Resources Bill.
14 Jul 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-submission of the controversial and vexatious water resources bill that almost tore the nation and the National Assembly apart, a few years ago, is ominous.
13 Oct 2021
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, yesterday, said the country loses N7billion yearly to the non-passage of the Water Resources Bill.
22 Oct 2020
Mr Suleiman Adamu, the Minister of Water Resources, says the passage of Water Resources Bill will boost irrigation farming system and enhance food security in the country.
4 Oct 2020
Member representing Barkin Ladi/Riyom Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Dr. Simon Mwadkwom Fwet, has said that Water Resources Bill was dead on arrival.
28 Sep 2020
A group, Movement for the Survival of Izon Ethnic Nationality in the Niger Delta (MOSIEND), has implored lawmakers from the South South geopolitical zone to scuttle passage of the contentious Water Resources Bill 2020.


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