Gwandu - The Gwandu Local Government in Kebbi on Thursday said it had earmarked N35.7 million to boost water supply in the area.
Alhaji Juli Dangi, the Chairman of the area, announced this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gwandu.
He said the council would drill 30 additional boreholes in Gwandu, Dalijan and Kambaza districts.
Dangi said the council had drilled 20 open wells in remote areas to augment the existing water projects initiated by the state government.
He said the council would continue to provide social services to improve the living condition of the people “in line with our mandate as representatives of the people.”
Dangi commended the state government for constructing one of the best health facilities in the area.