The Commissioner for Water Resources, Hon, Abdulmumin Danga today had an interactive session with leadership of the different housing estates in Lokoja.
The meeting which was aimed at finding lasting solution to the various problems facing the Water Board.
Danga, highlighted some of the problems to include lack of Bill settlement, multiple connections, water leakages,erection of properties on water lines and so on.
He reiterated further that Government cannot be providing clean and portable drinking water and some people will be using it to wash cars at the detriment of the populace.
Also contributing, the General Manager of Water Board, Engr, Sagir Abdulsalam, appealed to the community leaders for more cooperation and promised that the WATERBOARD will improve on its present supply level.
Many of the community leaders present at the interactive session expressed need for the Board to involve them before giving approval for new connections.
The Commissioner was accompanied by the Permanent Secretary, Mr, Dan Victor Usman and Director , Administration and Finance, Mr Are lkupeleye.