24.3 C
Sierra Leone
Saturday, January 28, 2023

Chinese Construct Water Dam in Kafe Chiefdom

HomeAYV NewsChinese Construct Water Dam in Kafe Chiefdom

Chinese Construct Water Dam in Kafe Chiefdom


Related stories

ReNIP to Hold Lower-Level Elections This Weekend

The Republic National Independent Party (ReNIP), will tomorrow 28th...

Multi-Purpose Biometric Identity Cards Set to be Launched

His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio will officially...

Health Ministry Engages AYV Staff on the Need for COVID Vaccination

The Health Education Division at the Ministry of Health...

The dam, which is at the tail end of completion, will provide pure water for more than one thousand inhabitants in Mansumbirie, Kalmaron Kholifa and Maranda villages.

Whilst monitoring the ongoing construction, Deputy Youth Leader of Mansumbirie, Yayah B. Kargbo, urged the engineers to speedily complete the water dam so that it can be officially handed over to the Town Chief on behalf of the people.

The project, after completion would cost $100,000. According to the company’s Managing Director, Yang Chong Qiu, they were working to strongly support the country’s New Direction to ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

“We are here to stay considering the age old bilateral relationship between China and Sierra Leone,” he told journalists. He added that, “We believe the locals are part of us and therefore always ready to provide a better facility almost similar to those in the capital city.”

Yang said they are trying to hand over the facility in the coming months to the people as safe drinking water and hygienic toilets protect people from disease and enable societies to be economically productive. He said the Government of Sierra Leone cannot do it alone, adding “this is why we are coming to the aid of the community people.”

Business News


- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

NPPA Releases First Quater 2023 Public Procurement Price Norm

The Board, Management and Staff of the National Public Procurement Authority (NPPA), with appropriation to the Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of...