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  • NEWMAP pays over N1.1bn compensation to persons affected by floods

    The Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) says over N1.1 billion has been paid as compensation to Project Affected Persons (PAP) in different gully and flood erosion sites in Edo.

    Posted at July 2, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events,Testimonial | Comments Off on NEWMAP pays over N1.1bn compensation to persons affected by floods
  • PRESS RELEASE: Iguosa Gully Site Receives Attention of NEWMAP …Edo rated tops in NEWMAP Project-wide assessment

    PRESS RELEASE: Iguosa Gully Site Receives Attention of NEWMAP…Edo Rated Tops in NEWMAP Project-Wide Assessment   Contract for emergency remediation works at the Iguosa Gully site has been awarded by the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP).   Edo State Project Coordinator of NEWMAP, Dr. Tom Obaseki disclosed this while speaking with newsmen in the Project office in Benin City on the level of the Project implementation in ...

    Posted at July 1, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on PRESS RELEASE: Iguosa Gully Site Receives Attention of NEWMAP …Edo rated tops in NEWMAP Project-wide assessment
  • EDSG COMMENDS NEWMAP FOR EXECUTING QUALITY JOBS

    EDSG COMMENDS NEWMAP FOR EXECUTING QUALITY JOBS Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki says the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) has a track record of executing quality jobs. Mr. Obaseki made the assertion while speaking at the implementation of the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) at the Ogiso-Osunde Flood and Gully Erosion Site of Edo NEWMAP. The Governor who was represented by his Chief of Staff, Mr. Taiwo Akerele ...

    Posted at February 21, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on EDSG COMMENDS NEWMAP FOR EXECUTING QUALITY JOBS
  • VICE-CHANCELLOR OF AAU APPLAUDS NEWMAP

    VICE-CHANCELLOR OF AAU APPLAUDS NEWMAP The Vice-Chancellor of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Prof. Ignatius Onimawo has commended the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, NEWMAP for coming to the rescue of the university from a devastating gully. Prof. Onimawo was speaking in his office while receiving members of Edo NEWMAP delegation who were in the University campus as part of their Implementation Mission to Edo Central Senatorial District. The Vice-Chancellor ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on VICE-CHANCELLOR OF AAU APPLAUDS NEWMAP
  • EDO NEWMAP BEGINS SPMU IMPLEMENTATION MISSION

    EDO NEWMAP BEGINS SPMU IMPLEMENTATION MISSION The Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, Edo State Project Management Unit has commenced an SPMU Implementation Mission to all project sites across the State, beginning with sites in Edo North Senatorial District. The first phase of the Mission is covering Oshiobugie-Auchi; Igbei Quarters and Fugar-Agenebode Road sites. It is aimed at ascertaining the state of the completed projects with regard to maintenance and ownership by benefiting communities; meeting with relevant ...

    Posted at January 17, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on EDO NEWMAP BEGINS SPMU IMPLEMENTATION MISSION
  • 2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR

    2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR Dear Colleagues, I wish to congratulate each and every one for a successful transition to year 2020. It is indeed by the special graciousness of the Almighty God that made this possible for which I remain eternally grateful and which I encourage us not to take for granted. The last seven (7) years of the Project has been, to say the least, very eventful, starting with the great works of our ...

    Posted at January 14, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on 2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE.

    IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE. The implementation of the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) in Gapiona and Urora Flood sites has begun with the payment of compensation to Project Affected Persons (PAPs) by the Edo State Project Management Unit of the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, (NEWMAP). Speaking at the presentation of cheques to the affected persons, State Coordinator ...

    Posted at November 14, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE.
  • NEWMAP RECEIVES AN INTERNATIONAL AWARD

    NEWMAP GETS INTERNATIONAL AWARD Nigeria’s flagship organization in gully erosion mitigation, the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, (NEWMAP) has won the 2019 Sustainable Development Africa 2019 FY Award organized by the World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC. The Sustainable Development Africa event, which was coordinated by two Directors, Simeon K. Ehui and Ede Jorge Ijjasz-Vasquez, featured a total of eight World Bank-assisted projects in Africa. The Projects include ...

    Posted at July 12, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on NEWMAP RECEIVES AN INTERNATIONAL AWARD
  • 10th ENVIRONMENT OUTREACH PRESENTATION LECTURE BY DR. SALISU MOHAMMED DAHIRU (NEWMAP NATIONAL PROJECT COORDINATOR)

    Dr.Salisu Mohammed Dahiru , NEWWAP national project coordination giving a national project coordinator giving a PowerPoint Presentation as the guest speaker at the Environment Outreach magazine 10th Annual public lecture Award Ceremony held in Benin City, Edo State . Edo State Commissioner for Environment and Sustainability, Dame Omoua Oni-Okpaku, delivering the good will message during the ceremony

    Posted at July 6, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on 10th ENVIRONMENT OUTREACH PRESENTATION LECTURE BY DR. SALISU MOHAMMED DAHIRU (NEWMAP NATIONAL PROJECT COORDINATOR)
  • EDO NEWMAP AWARDS CONTRACT FOR FLOOD ALLEVIATION WORKS IN URORA, UPPER ADESUWA ROAD, GAPIONA AND ENVIRONS

    EDO NEWMAP AWARDS CONTRACT FOR FLOOD ALLEVIATION WORKS IN URORA, UPPER ADESUWA ROAD, GAPIONA AND ENVIRONS A contract agreement for flood and erosion control in some parts of Edo State ...

    Posted at May 9, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on EDO NEWMAP AWARDS CONTRACT FOR FLOOD ALLEVIATION WORKS IN URORA, UPPER ADESUWA ROAD, GAPIONA AND ENVIRONS
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