Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has flagged off execution of the state government, European Union and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Water and sanitation projects in two local government areas in continuation of the state-wide roll out of projects.
Wike, while performing the flag-off, yesterday, at Nkoro town school in Opobo-Nkoro Local Government Area, said his administration is committed to the provision of potable water for rural dwellers.
Represented by the Commissioner for Water Resources, Prof. Kaniye Ebeku, Wike said the water and sanitation projects would be implemented in benefitting communities.
He said: “The people of this local government area must take full ownership of these projects. That is why we are performing the flag off with the active participation of the people. Read more