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World Water Day 2013 twitter debate on WASH in Nigeria

Join  Twitter Conference  pn   ‘Access to safe water and sanitation in Nigeria’ to mark World Water Day today, March 22. Use the #washnigeria   hasstag to conversation and share your experiences and ...

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WWD: Wateraid advocates for universal access to WASH by 2030

  WaterAid (http://www.wateraid.org)  has called on the Nigerian government to support the ambitious target of providing access to water, sanitation and hygiene for all Africans by 2030. The call comes ...

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Will ECOSAN toilets solve Africa’s Sanitation Crisis?

By Babatope Babalobi     babalobi@yahoo.com   The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines sanitation as a group of methods to collect human excreta and urine as well as community wastewaters ...

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Nigeria: WASH Media Network calls on FG to fulfil WASH commitments

World Water Day Press statement The Water and Sanitation Media Network, a coalition of Journalists reporting water and sanitation issues in Nigeria have called on the Federal Government to accelerate ...

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World Water Day: March 22: Twitter Conference on ‘WASH in Nigeria’

A Twitter Conference to discuss   ‘Access to safe water and sanitation in Nigeria’ will hold throughout this Friday, March 22, to mark this year’s World Water Day. Use the #washnigeria ...

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World Water Day 2013: Nigerians walk for water tomorrow in Abuja

As part of activities planned to mark this year’s World Water Day, WaterAid Nigeria, Federal Ministry of Water Resources and other members of the End Water Poverty (EWP) and the Keep ...

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Nigeria: Minister urges action on implementation of IWRM

Around 100 participants, representing 50 different organizations around Nigeria, attended the General Assembly of Partners of the Country Water Partnership of Nigeria held on 14 February 2013,  where Nigeria’s  Minister ...

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Lagos: stakeholders deliberate on new water supply and sanitation policy

A stakeholders meeting to deliberate on a Water Supply and Sanitation Policy for Lagos state holds today in Ikeja, Lagos. Organised by a state high level technical Committee chaired by the Lagos state Commissioner ...

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Nigeria: Court declares deregulation of oil sector illegal

A Federal  High Court, sitting in Abuja this morning declared illegal the deregulation of Nigeria’s oil sector, and ordered the Federal Government of Nigeria to  fix and regularly publish prices of petroleum ...

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AFDB to launch new initiative for rural WASH

Efforts to improve access to safe drinking water supply and sanitation services for Africa’s rural communities will be given a fillip next week, when the African Development Bank (AFDB) launches ...

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