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Suleiman Adamu, Minister Of Water Resources

Federal government laments poor funding of Niger Basin Authority by member countries

The Federal Government, Friday, lamented poor funding of the Niger Basin Authority, NBA, by member countries as 37th Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers meet over issues affecting the organisation’s performance.
Suleiman Adamu, Minister Of Water Resources

Federal government seeks regional collaboration to increase water supply

The Federal Government has sought the collaboration of regional bodies like the Niger Basin Authority (NBA) and the Lake Chad Basin Commission, to increase water supply across the country.

NBA launches $300m AfDB fund for Niger Basin

The Niger Basin Authority (NBA) has launched a 300-million-dollar fund with the African Development Bank (AfDB) for technical and environmental studies to protect the basin from the consequences of climate change.

Niger River authorities warn of flooding in Benin, Nigeria

The Niger Basin Authority issued a warning Saturday of possible flooding in Benin and Nigeria, two countries downstream on the river, which is currently flooding in Niger.

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Election: Police arrest four in Lagos

The police in Lagos have arrested four persons in connection with the disruption of voting and destruction of voting materials in Okota, Okota in Oshodi/Isolo council area of Lagos State.

Nigerian Army deploys troops to troubled spots in Rivers

The Nigerian Army says it has deployed troops to halt reported election violence in some local government areas in Rivers.

Ballot box snatchers kill three voters, injure two in Delta

Three persons were killed and two others sustained gunshot injuries following shooting from suspected ballot box snatchers.
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The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

Election: No security breach in FCT – IGP Adamu

The Presidential and National Assembly elections took place in the FCT on Saturday without report of security breach.