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Ondo Governor inspects new urban water kiosk

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN on Tuesday February 18 inspected the newly-built Kamomi Aketi Urban Water Kiosk.

The new Kamomi Aketi water Kiosk is a new technology that enables people use digital card to fetch clean and safe water.

The Commissioner for Water Resources and Hygiene Mrs Yetunde Adeyanju described the project as the first of its kind in Nigeria.

She added that the Federal Ministry of Water Resources has visited the state to understudy the new water scheme with the hope of replicating it across the country.

The Kamomi Aketi Urban Water Kiosk at NEPA and Oshinle in Akure South Local Government Area of the state serves as a pilot project. The project will be spread across urban areas in the 18 local government areas of the state she said.

The Kamomi Aketi Urban Water Kiosk is an upgrade and a new technology meant to provide clean and safe water for the people in the urban areas.

This is coming on the heels of the successful rehabilitation of over 2000 water facilities across the state.

Source: Voice of Nigeria