USAID launches ‘Water for Agriculture’ initiative in Northern Nigeria to promote farmers livelihoods

Nigeria – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a three-year, US$8 million Cooperative Agreement to Catholic Relief Services (CRS) that will boost the livelihoods of crop and livestock farmers in the conflict-affected […]

Kenya builds first solar-powered farm that turns ocean water drinkable

KENYA – Give Power, a non-governmental organization, has built Kenya’s first solar-powered farm that turns ocean water into potable water. The project developers said the development aims to reduce problems related to access to clean […]

African Development Bank approves US$124.2 million loan for water sector reforms in Nigeria

NIGERIA – The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank have approved a US$124.2 million loan to finance the Urban Water Sector Reform and Akure Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Nigeria to address […]

Guinness Nigeria commissions water project to foster socio-economic development

NIGERIA – Guinness Nigeria has donated a mini water project to members of the Angwan Albarka Community in Nasarawa State as part of its sustainable development strategy. The project, which was commissioned under the Diageo […]

Guinness Nigeria partners WaterAid in ‘Water of Life’ project in Nigeria

NIGERIA – Guinness Nigeria Plc, a subsidiary of Diageo Plc, has partnered the WaterAid, international non-profit organization, to facilitate the implementation of the ‘Water of Life’ project in Nigeria. The ‘Water of Life’ project aims […]