Usuma Dam water safe for FCT residents- Board

The Management of FCT Water Board says that Usuman Dam remains safe for potable water supply residents of the territory.

is in spite of recent that the source faces contamination threat.

is contained in a statement issued by the board’s Public Relations Officer, Stella Mogbo, in Abuja on Sunday.

Mogbo reiterated that the board was not relenting on maintenance of dams, especially the Usuma Dam, which serves the residents of the FCT and its environs.

She said that the of the public was a priority the board that would always be attended with utmost care.

“The FCT Water Board allays every form of fear and rumours emanating from any quarter regarding threat of contamination from its water source. The board always take proactive measures from time time forestall any eventuality.

“The board was commissioned ensure sufficient supply and equitable distribution of potable water citizens of the FCT. Its duty has always carried out efficiently and effectively.

“The Board is a public organisation tasked with a profound and crucial responsibility. It considers its duties be of utmost importance members of the general public especially in the area of provision of portable water,’’ she said.(NAN)