World Bank, Sokoto Commit N9 Billion to Rebuild Collapsed Dam

The World Bank and Sokoto State government are committing N9 billion to the rehabilitation of Lugu Dam and resuscitation of the Wurno Irrigation scheme in Wurno LGA of the state.

Of the sum, Sokoto is committing N1.33 billion while the World Bank and other partners will provide the balance.

According to a press statement by his spokesperson, Governor Aminu Tambuwal disclosed this when he led the state government officials on an inspection visit to the area.