His Excellency The Executive Governor of Kogi State Alhaji. Yahaya Bello been commended for his unrelenting support to Kogi Newmap. The commendation was made by the project coordinator Barr.Ladi Ahmed Jatto during a virtual conferencing to procure, install, train and commission hydromet stations and early warning systems in the state under Kogi Newmap,Stating that installing early flood warning systems became necessary due to the 2012 flooding and its yearly reoccurrence.
According to her this scenario occasioned the state Government to have the early flood warning system installed which would improve the community preparedness for extreme weather events,guide farmers And avoid casualties.
In His keynote speech at the event the State commissioner for Enviroment Chief Victor Omofaiye assured prospective bidders that he is confident that kogi Newmap will go by all the world Bank’s requirements to select the successful bidder .