By Olufemilade Oyinade
Residents of Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State and its environs will soon begin to enjoy free flow water as rehabilitation works at the Ogun State Water Corporation’s dam site has commenced in top gear.
Special Adviser to the Governor on Water Resources, Engr. Kunle Otun made the appeal while inspecting the level of work completion of sluice gates rehabilitation at Arakanga Water Works, Iberekodo Abeokuta.
Engr. Otun said the purpose of the project was to ensure that adequate volumes of raw water is extracted from the source to the treatment plants and distribute massively to the growing demands of communities in Abeokuta noting that the appropriate time to successfully achieve the set plan is during the dry season.
On his part, General Manager, Ogun State Water Corporation Engr. Segun Maku assured residents that on completion of the project, every part of the city would enjoy continuous supply of potable water.