Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni, has commended the Federal government for approving eight Billion Naira for Dam project in Yobe state to boost water supply.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Director-General Press and Media Affairs to the Governor, Mamman Muhammed.
The Governor said the project which was approved by the Federal Executive Council would tremendously contribute to solving water scarcity in Damaturu the state capital.
He said the project would complement the efforts of the state government in addressing the water problems of the state capital and its environs.
“This is another dividend of democracy extended to Yobe state by the President Muhammadu administration.
The governor further explained that a committee on the rehabilitation of water facilities was constituted with a massive intervention that has improved water supply in all the major towns of the state.
Governor Buni assured the corporation of the state government and people of the state to ensure successful completion of the project.