No accurate data to plan Nigeria – Senate  

November 23, 2023 Taiye Odewale 0

  The Senate through its committee on National Identity and Population, declared Thursday that there is no accurate data to plan Nigeria. Specifically, the  Chairman of the Committee, Senator Abdul Ahmed Ningi, made the lamentation when  a delegation from the National Population Commission (NPC) led by the Chairman, Nasir Isa Kaura, paid his committee, courtesy visit. “Public analysts say that Read More

Operation water guard: Navy intercepts 25,000 litres of PMS in Lagos

November 13, 2023 Oguntade Ismaila 0

As subsets of recent exercise code name operation water guard, the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft has intercepted over 25,000 litres of Perimium Menthulated Spirit (PMS) in Badagry area of Lagos. The NNS in a decisive move to combat illegal activities in the maritime domain under the leadership of Vice Admiral Emmanuel Ogalla, achieved a significant milestone in the ongoing Read More

Water minister inaugurates VLOM strategy, launches two other documents

October 20, 2023 John Oba 0

As part of efforts to ensure the functionality and sustainability of all water supply facilities nationwide, the Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Water Resources and Sanitation has launched the Village Level Operations and Maintenance (VLOM) Strategy, Nigerian Roadmap for Water Quality Management’ and the Guidelines for Rural Drinking Water Quality Monitoring and Surveillance. This is even as the Read More

FG flags off water project, sites handover at Ogoni

August 8, 2023 Admin III 0

The Federal Government has flagged off water project and sites handover in Ogoni. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Environment, Ibrahim Yusufu, disclosed this recently during the official flagging- off of water projects and sites handover ceremony to the contractors in Ogoniland, Rivers state. He further said the community also appreciated President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, while assuring the Ogoni people Read More

X-raying Amusan’s strides in FCT Water Board

July 20, 2023 Admin III 0

He came prepared with a mission to succeed and to transform FCT Water Board from a mere service oriented agency to a business concern. He came hitting the ground running adding value to the provision of potable water in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. Engineer Tauheed Abayomi Amusan, an unassuming workaholic, was appointed the substantive General Manager of FCT Water Read More

Welcoming December with mixed feelings

December 1, 2022 Victoria Ngozi Ikeano 0

‘Happy new month’ text messages have been flooding in all across the country, to friends, relatives, associates, colleagues, etc., as the month of December quietly sneaked in less than 24 hours ago, in the same time-honoured pace – not a second late or fast. In our part of the world it was heralded by its handmaiden, the cold harmattan breeze Read More