Delta govt assures contractors on conducive environment


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Delta State Government

By Festus Ahon, Asaba

Delta State Government has restated its commitment to the provision of enabling environment for contractors handling projects in the state to do their jobs without hindrances.

The State Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr Martins Okonta, gave the assurance when he hosted contractors from the Federal Ministry of Water Resources who were in the state for Partnership for expanded Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene, P-WASH.

Okonta said: “It is a counterpart funding project, the federal government does 50%, the state government does 50% and this was legally approved in the budget and there was an agreement between the federal government and the state government.

“Now it has come to a reality that the federal government through the ministry of the federal ministry of Water Resources has approved the job and has given the contractor a go-ahead to execute the job in Delta State.

“Six local governments will benefit from this…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper