By Juliana Uzoka
The six riparian states in Nigeria, of the Hadejia – Jama’are Komadugu Basin has come together to underscore the need to mobilise funds to resuscitate the Trust Fund, in order to mitigate the numerous challenges the moribund nature of the Basin has caused the country.
The Executive Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong who declared the two days summit of Governors of the six Riparian States of the Hadejia–Jama’are Komadugu Yobe Basin-Trust Fund, open yesterday, at the Government House, in Jos, said in view of the role water plays in daily life consumption and socio-economic growth of the country, makes it imperative that stakeholders develop appropriate water charter and strategy that meets internationally acceptable standard in the management of the basin. Read more »
Governor Simon Bako Lalong flanked Kano State governor and Bauchi State governor