Wednesday, 1st February 2023
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water supply

2 Oct
Solomon Peter, a House of Representatives candidate on the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), said Nigeria will be greater after the 2023 General Elections.
26 Aug
Access to high quality, reliable and sustainable water still remains low, despite considerable progress in Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector,
13 Jul 2022
Huge debt of over N1.2 billion from consumers owed Cross River Water Board Limited has crippled supply of water in the state.
4 Jan 2022
To end scarcity of potable water supply in Ogun State, Governor Dapo Abiodun-led administration says it will introduce a community-based water supply scheme, ‘water kiosking’
7 Jul 2021
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has said that residents of the state, particularly in Abeokuta, the state capital, will soon begin to enjoy a regular and improved water supply.
26 Apr 2021
The Ebonyi government on Monday called on its residents to always ensure that the water they drink is of good quality.
11 Nov 2020
Mr Suileman Adamu, Minister of Water Resources, has said that an additional nine million Nigerians now have access to potable water.
7 Jun 2020
The Chairman of the new Cross-river State Water Board Limited, Dr. Godwin Igle, has said it hoped to source for international grants
2 Oct 2019
Most Cross River indigenes shunned the October 1, 2019 celebration of the country’s independence anniversary in Calabar, citing lack of good roads, electricity, hospital facilities, water supply, poor salaries, and food, insisting that there was nothing to celebrate.
8 Nov 2018
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday declared a state of emergency on the country's water supply, sanitation and hygiene sector. Buhari said the step is to curb the high-prevalence of water-borne diseases in different parts of the country, which has caused preventable deaths. While inaugurating the National Action Plan for Revitalization of Water Supply, Sanitation and…


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The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has berated the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, for his hypocritical attempts to extricate himself from the many failures of the ruling party. Atiku’s Special Assistant on Public Communication, Phrank Shaibu, said this in a statement, in Abuja, on…
2 hours ago
Gunmen on Tuesday set ablaze the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Ogidi, Idemili South Local Government Area, Anambra State, destroying non-sensitive materials for 2023 general elections. The Commission disclosed this in a statement by its Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, in Abuja on Wednesday. Okoye said that the…
2 hours ago
The Federal High Court in Abuja has granted the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, permission to apply for an order of mandamus to compel the Department of State Service (DSS) to allow him unfettered access to medical care. In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/2341/2022, Nnamdi Kanu, through his legal team…
4 hours ago
The U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Leonard, on Wednesday reiterated her country’s decision to deny or cancel visas for any Nigerian, who try to undermine the 2023 general elections. Leonard made the assertions in Abuja at the Multi-Stakeholders Dialogue with the theme: “Nigeria’s 2023 Elections: Fostering Youth Action for Peace and Stability’’. The dialogue was…
4 hours ago
Chelsea were the biggest spenders of a record-breaking January transfer window for Premier League clubs while relegation-threatened teams also splashed the cash on a frenetic final day.