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14 Mar 2021
Country Director, WaterAid Nigeria, Evelyn Meere has said Nigeria is off-track and not achieving Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6.0 on clean water and sanitation for all by 2030.
26 Mar 2019
Five mission-driven young people; Yusuf Shittu, Mary Adeoye, Elizabeth Williams, Emmanuel Osinaike and Olajumoke Adebayo who are fellows of the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative, are undertaking a community-based project to improve access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Ebute-Ilaje, a riverine slum community in Bariga area of Lagos State. As part of the fellowship…
24 Mar 2019
Foundation for Partnership in the Niger Delta (PIND) has raised alarm that 884 million people are denied access to clean water. In a statement to mark 2019 World Water Day, PIND's Knowledge and Communications Manager, Mrs. Chinwe Nnoham-Onyejekwe, said 67 per cent Nigerians do not have access to basic sanitation. The 2019 World Water Day's…
19 Nov 2018
WaterAid Nigeria, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has said that more than 120 million Nigerians lack access to decent toilets in their homes.
10 Sep 2018
WaterAid Nigeria has said that 65 per cent of Bauchi State residents lack access to clean water.
6 Sep 2018
Mr Andy Omoluabi, Director of Programmes, WaterAid Nigeria, says 61 per cent of Plateau residents are in need of potable water.
23 Mar 2018
Am international non-profit organisation, WaterAid Nigeria, has called for a state of emergency and a presidential taskforce to deliver potable water and sanitation to Nigerians.   The group made the call during the commemoration of World Water Day (WWD) yesterday with focus on the importance of water. This year’s theme: Nature For Water, explores natural…
5 Mar 2018
Thirty-three per cent (about 60 million) of people in Nigeria are currently living without adequate access to water; 67 per cent (over 120 million people) do not have a decent toilet and 26 per cent (about 47 million people) practice open defecation, according to a new report by international charity, WaterAid.
23 Mar 2017
The Nigerian Water sector for a very long period of time has been left at the background despite its importance to the populace and the critical role its play in every facet of the economy, be it transport...
5 Sep 2016
In a renewed bid to deepen health and sanitation practices, Guinness Nigeria Plc and WaterAid Nigeria have partnered to construct two solar- powered water facilities in Gwam, Ningi Local Government Area of Bauchi state.


United Nations Women, Peace and Security (WPS) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari, state governors and other policy formulators to involve women in peace and security matters.
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A report by The Lancet Oncology Commission on the challenge of cancer in sub-Saharan Africa has revealed that Nigeria lost $5.9 billion in 2019 through cancer-related deaths.
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Buhari spoke at the State House, Abuja, while inaugurating the National Council on Climate, shortly before presiding over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting.
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A Federal High Court sitting in Damaturu, Yobe State capital, has declared Bashir Machina as the authentic senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Yobe North
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Rotary Club of Victoria Island East has unveiled the Chief Executive Officer, Come Homes and Properties, Rotarian Macdonald Ukaeru, as its 35th imaginative President and Rotarian Juwon Amodu