Edo SDG programme fits 17 markets with sanitary facilities, power


In fulfilment of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s promise to traders during a recent tour of major markets in the state, the state government has completed the installation of sanitary facilities, including toilets and potable water as well as power generating sets in 17 markets across the state.

Traders clearing drains and markets during the weekly environmental sanitation exercise in Benin City, Edo State, on Saturday, April 14, 2018

Speaking during the handing over of the facilities to the traders, the Edo State Focal Person on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Mrs Ifueko Alufohai,said the facilities were installed in fulfilment of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s promise to the traders.

She said the governor directed the SDGs programme to deliver the project within three months, noting, “with time, more markets in the state will benefit from Governor Obaseki’s promise.”

Alufohai said “This is a fulfilment of a promise made by the governor who has so much concern for issues…

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