NEWS UPDATE: Rivers Government seals 7 water factories in Port Harcourt
The Rivers State Government has initiated a clampdown on illicit and unsatisfactory water production lines across the state.
The activity, which is driven by the Commissioner for Water Resources, Tamunosisi Gogo Jaja, started with the fixing off of seven inadequate water manufacturing plants around diobu space of Port Harcourt.
The group did reviews on various water plants in Port Harcourt where the defaulting industrial facilities were sealed.
The chief, who addressed writers after the assessment guaranteed Rivers individuals of government’s obligation to guaranteeing that quality water is conveyed to the public.
Jaja said “he goal of government is to secure individuals of Rivers state , ensure the individuals who live and work together here, the strength of our kin is very important.
“The premium of government is to guarantee that climate private or public , we convey quality water to our kin and in this manner it is our duty as a service to guarantee that the individuals who are into this industry , shouldn’t be there to make benefit , they ought to be there to deliver administrations which ought to be comparable with the charges they are forcing on individuals and inhabitants of Rivers State.
“What we found in the field I should say are very frustrating . You will find that our kin are presented with low standard either for the sake of table water, sachet water or filtered water. We saw that some of them do this business in the most exceedingly terrible of climate. Some of them don’t bothere about hygiene.”
The official additionally unveiled that some water production lines were given fourteen days to develop their facilities.