The Former Minister Of Communication Barrister Adebayo Shittu intervention has yielded fruits as the Federal Ministry Of Water Resources has awarded the contract for the rehabilitation of Saki Water Supply Scheme to Jidadu Ventures Limited.
The company emerged as as the most responsive bidder in the procurement process with stiff competition from other bidding companies.
The scope of the project include the rehabilitation of the conventional water treatment to installed capacity of 3,300m3/d replacing the low and high lift pump, supply and installation of transmission pipes to the reservoir.
The project according to the Director of water supply in the federal ministry Engr Engineer Benson Ajisegiri also had in it supply and and installation of distribution pipes to some areas in the town as well as renovation of the administrative building of installation of solar power plant.
In his readiness to commence physical construction works, the contractor has indicated his intention to mobilize to site and has made a formal request to the ministry for the handling of the site.
The ministry has therefore slated the handing over note to Thursday, 23rd January 2020.