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MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES

 

Objectives:

Water resources exploitation, development, supply and general management for domestic, agricultural, industrial and for sanitation activities in the state.

Vision statement:

     To have a society {Jigawa state people} with access to adequate and safe water supply

       and sanitation through effective and efficient governance.

 Mission statement:

 Meet the water supply demands for potable water of people of Jigawa  state, year round at least 30 liters and up-to 90 liters per capital per day within 250 meters of each community/household, serving about 250 persons per service point.

 

FUNCTIONS:

    1. Responsible for water resources development and supply in the state.
    2. Policy formulation, planning and setting standards for water development activities.
    3. Supervises, coordinates and regulates the activities of the two water supply agencies (urban towns- Jigawa State Water Board (JSWB) and Small Towns Water Agency  ( STOWA )
    4. Coordinates and collaborates with other water organizations, such as state, national and international (LGAs, other states, Federal organizations, development partners ie WHO, World Bank, UNICEF, EU, UNDP, DFID, other NGOs and CBOs )

 

 RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 

Target

·          To achieve 80% adequate potable water supply to the people of Jigawa State by the year 2011.

Strategies

·         Conversion of some motorized water schemes particularly in the semi urban towns to solar powered system.

·         Exploration of more and sustainable water sources across the state, e.g. proposed Grater Dutse water supply programme, up-grading of five other urban towns in the state etc.

·         Reduce poverty level of the people by 30% by the year 2011 through adequate water supply and sanitation programmes.

 

 

 

 

STRUCTURE

Staff Strength

 Presently, the Ministry has a total of 41No of staff, comprising senior, middle and junior officers (professionals, technical, crafts and field attendants).

 

PRINCIPAL STAFF

1.    Permanent Secretary

(B Sc Sociology & PGD Education)

  1. DIRECTOR: ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE : ALHAJI ISAH NASARAWA  
  2. DIRECTOR: PLANNING, DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION: ALIKO ISYAKU UMAR
  3. DIRECTOR: WATER SUPPLY & QUALITY CONTROL: ENGR. AHMED UMAR
  4. DIRECTOR: HYDROLOGY AND HYDROGEOLOGY: ALHAJI GARBA WADA

 

DEPARTMENTS & FUNCTIONS

 

* ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE

             

           

* PLANNING, DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION

           

 

* WATER SUPPLY & QUALITY CONTROL

           

·         Supervision of the activities of the various water agencies.

·         Investigation, construction and supervision of all water supply projects.

·         Monitoring and Evaluation of water supply in the state.

·         Water quality analyses and advice;

·         Sanitation activities, control and monitoring;

·         Any other work as may be assigned by the management

 

* HYDROLOGY AND HYDROGEOLOGY

           

 

                                    ACHIEVEMENTS

 

 Completed and On-Going Projects

 

Ministry of Water Resources                                        JANUARY – JULY, 2009

S/N

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

BUDGET- HEAD/SUB-HEAD

APPROVED BUDGET

LOCATION OF PROJECT

ACTUAL COST OF PROJECT

ACTUAL PAYMENT 2009

DATE OF AWARD

STATUS OF PROJECT

TYPE OF EXPENDITURE

REMARKS

1..

 

 

 

Feasibility studies of Greater Dutse Water Supply Project

 

30/5252/08

 

N500m

 

Dutse

 

N12,265,000

 

N3,679,500

 

2008

 

On-Going

 

Capital

 

2...

Test borehole 3No.

  ,,

  ,,

Suntulmawa and Baranda

 

4, 500,000

 

N4,500,000

 

23/3/09

100% completed

 

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

3

Operation and Maintenance of water supply schemes in the state

Contingencies vote

N33,683,494

Monthly Standing Order

 

Whole State

 

N404, 201,928

 

N235,784,458

7Months

January – July, 2009

100% effected

 

Capital

 

4

 Integration of eight (8) boreholes at Shuwarin into the existing system.

30/5252/08

N500m

 Shuwarin Dutse

N46,804, 330:95

 

N12,714,354

 

2008

On- going 85% 

 

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

5

 Construction of 8’’ pipe lines from Ajawa to the reservoir at Hill Top 8km

   ,,

   ,,

   ,,

N59,367,055

N7337, 686:62

 

2008

100% effected

 

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

6

 Dismantling of 3 existing tanks and re-reaction (reusing) of components to construct 1,068m3 ground tank on Hill Top.

   ,,

   ,,

Dutse

N14,438,319:00

N9,160,953:05

 

2008

 

 

100% effected

 

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

7

Construction of pipeline from Danmasara Housing Estate to old Danmasara water works.

    ,,

   ,,

  ,,

N6,567,737:00

N2,283,109:57

 

2008

100%

completed

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

8               

 Integration of three boreholes at Fatara Housing Estate including separated schemes

   ,,

 

 Shuwarin Dutse

N33,767,442:50

N7,387,284:60

 

2008

On-Going 85%

 

Capital

Part of feasibility studies of GDWSP

Balance of N16,424642:56

9

Connection of two boreholes at old Danmasara village, to existing scheme.

  ,,

 

 

  ,,

 

 

Dutse

 

 

N2,047,124:75

 

 

N714,702:42

 

 

2008

 

 

100%

completed

 

Capital

 

 

10

Improvement of water supply in Rasheed Shekoni Specialist Hospital, dutse

   ,,

   ,,

Dutse

N2,535,486:00

N2,535,486:00

27/03/09

100%

completed

 

Capital

 

11

Improvement of water supply in Government House, dutse

   ,,

  ,,

   ,,

N5,010,199:00

N5,010,199:00

20/03/09

100%

completed

 

Capital

 

12

Purchase of office Generating Set, MWR

  ,,

   ,,

   ,,

N2,764,125:00

N2,764,125:00

9/04/09

100%

completed

Capital

 

13

Office-MWR Drilling of borehole

   ,,

   ,,

   ,,

N1,000,000:00

N1,000,000:00

05/02/09

100%

completed

Capital

 

 

SUB-TOTAL

 

 

 

 

N294, 871858:26

 

 

 

 

MWR/PLAN/B-IMPLEM/2009

 

 

 

STATE WATER BOARD (JSWB)                                JANUARY – JULY, 2009

S/N

Project Description

Budget- head/sub-head

Approved budget

Location of project

Actual/initial cost of project

Actual payment 2009

Date of award

Status of project

Type of expenditure

1.

Procurement of 2No.s 350KVA Gen-set for  Shuwarin and G/Ihu P/house

5252/01

35,000,000:00

Shuwarin

And G/Ihu

28,490,000:00

28,490,000:00

11/8/09

completed

Capital

2.

Upgrading of Hadejia town Water Supply

5252/08

140,000,000:00

Hadejia

68,830,593:00

6,883,059:30

28/7/09

On-going

Capital

3.

Expansion of Ringim town Water Supply

5252/08

           “

Ringim

35,937,567:00

3,593,756:70

5/8/09

On-going

Capital

4.

Rehabilitation of Gumel town Water Supply

5252/05

100,0000,000

Gumel

14,310,602:00

1,431,060:20

18/8/09

On-going

Capital

5.

Improvement of K2 water supply

5252/05

          ”

Kazaure

54,358,187:00

5,435,818:70

12/8/09

On-going

Capital

 

Expansion of Birnin Kudu Water Supply

5252/04

60,000,000:00

B/Kudu

49,002,098:00

4,900,209:80

5/8/09

 

On-going

Capital

 

  TOTAL             

335,000,000

 

250,929,048.30

50,733,904:70

 

 

 

                         

 

 

SMALL TOWNS WATER SUPPLY & SANITATION AGENCY (STOWA)    JANUARY – JULY, 2009

S/N

Project Description

Budget- head/sub-head

Approved budget

Location of project

Actual/initial cost of project

Actual payment 2009

Date of award

Status of project

Type of expenditure

1.

Completion of additional Boreholes

5252/05

1,275,000:00

Gurgun Daho

1,275,000:00

1,275,000:00

3/4/09

completed

Capital

2.

Completion and upgrading of water supply schemes

5252/05

1,322.365:00

Ruru

1,322.365:00

1,190,128:50

23/4/09

90%

Capital

3.

Completion of additional Boreholes

5252/05

1,023,186:00

Danzomo

1,023,186:00

1,023,186:00

3/4/2009

completed

Capital

4.

Completion of additional Boreholes & pipeline connection

5252/05

866,462:45

Garin Gambo

866,462:45

866,462:45

3/4/2009

completed

Capital

5.

Completion and  rehabilitation of Buji water supply scheme

5252/02

6,353,047:09

Buji

6,353,047:09

6,353,047:09

5/5/2009

completed

Capital

6.

Completion and  rehabilitation of Dan-Zomo water supply scheme

5252/02

3,175,918:30

Danzomo

3,175,918:30

3,175,918:30

5/5/2009

completed

Capital

7.

Supply and installation of 20KVA perkin’s gen-set

5252/02

2,448,389:20

Tage

2,448,389:20

2,448,389:20

5/5/2009

completed

Capital

8.

Supply and installation of 20KVA Gen-set

5252/02

2,448,389:20

Kiramisau

2,448,389:20

2,448,389:20

5/5/2009

completed

Capital

 

TOTAL                                         

18,912,758:20

 

18,912,758:20

18,780,521:70

 

 

 

 

 

                     WAY FORWARD:

 

CONTACT

 

The Ministry OF WATER RESOURCES

Old secretariat, behind College of Business and Administration Studies,

(Opposite JARDA Office), Dutse.

Email: mowtr@jigawastate.gov.ng