Access To Water

Failed multi-million naira constituency water projects litter Sokoto communities

By Abdulwaheed Sofiullahi Many rural communities in Sokoto state are at risk of an outbreak of diarrhoea and other diseases...

Kano: Constituents suffer illness, death after boreholes contracts were awarded to ghost companies (2)

In the first part of this two–part report, Lukman Abdulmalik, reported how political leaders in Kano state cornered water contracts...
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Kano Lawmaker, Commissioner’s brother fail to execute water projects while constituents suffer illness, death (1)

A Kano state lawmaker misappropriated monies meant for water projects and watched his constituents suffer and die from water-borne...

WaterWide Commemorates World Water Week: How pure is our water? 

By Winifred Obam WATERWIDE, a non-profit organisation that tracks government spending and international aids for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)...
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Northeast is steering towards another deadly cholera, humanitarian body warns

THE Norwegian Refugee Council has raised a warning on an imminent deadly cholera outbreak to occur in the northeastern...

UN Tasks Lagos Govt On Improved Access To Water, Sanitation

The United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on human rights to water and sanitation, Léo Heller, has urged the Lagos State government to ensure that the 2017 budget improves funding for water and sanitation access for the estimated 21 million residents.
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