Residents await water two years after commissioning


The Alajinapa of Ajinapa, an agrarian community in Oriire Local Government of Oyo State, Chief David Areo, is upset and not hiding his emotions from our reporter. The octogenarian is hurt watching the agonies his subjects go through on daily basis to find water. He says only the grace of God protects his community from outbreak of water-borne diseases.

Nigerian Tribune gathered that Ajinapa was one of the water scheme projects approved by the Federal Government in 2014 under the 2014 appropriation bill. Through the Ogun-Oshun River Basin Development Authority (OORBDA), the government awarded contracts for the projects.

The Managing Director of the Authority, Engineer Akin Soyemi,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune