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Minister of Water Resources

October 24, 2022

Flooding: Buhari orders minister to produce action plan in 90 days

The minister is to coordinate with the ministries of environment and transportation as well as state governments to develop the plan.

President Muhammadu Buhari and flooded environment
October 20, 2022

God responsible for floods across Nigeria, not Cameroon: Water Resources minister Adamu

“But it is not the main reason we have floods in this country — 80 per cent of the floods in this country is water that we are blessed with from God from the sky,” he said.

Suleiman Adamu
February 22, 2022

Court jails ex-water resources minister 3 months for N450 million fraud

Originally three years imprisonment or N10 million fine, the judge, however, asked the convicts to pay N1 million fine each.

August 26, 2021

Minister pushes for youth involvement in campaign against open defecation

The minister noted that mainstreaming young persons was central to the country’s fight towards ending open defecation by 2025.

Suleiman Adamu
August 5, 2021

Buhari regime firmly determined to pass water resources bill, says Minister Adamu

The water resources bill had already been rejected twice at the National Assembly in 2018 and 2020, yet Mr Buhari re-presented it.

May 24, 2021

El-Rufai evicts civil servants from prime assets, gives wives, children, Kadaria Ahmed, other cronies

Labour unions condemned Mr El-Rufai’s action at the time and warned of serious consequences should it be allowed to stand, but the governor called their bluff.

January 8, 2021

FG begins 3-month mass employment scheme in Jigawa

Each participant will receive N20,000 monthly for three months for the duration of the programme.

jigawa state governor, Badauru.