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Budget Defence: Minister explains to Reps why water projects are delayed

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The House of Representatives Committee on Water Resources has expressed displeasure over the slow completion of various dams spread across the country.

According to the lawmakers, this should not be so because the projects were adequately taken care of r in the 2020 Budget.

In his response at the session, the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, said that the delay was due to ravaging COVID-19 pandemic

The Minister added that most of the projects are at advanced stages of completion, assuring that they wound be completed soon.