Nigeria: Official Supports River Benue Dredging

Hajiya Aishatu Binani, a member of the House of Representatives, has appealed to the Federal Government to expedite the River Benue dredging project.

According to, she stated: “Sometime this year, I sponsored a motion at the House of Representatives calling on the Federal Government to extend the dredging of River Benue to Wuro Bokki in Adamawa State.”

A dredged River Benue and a functional Makurdi River Port would transform the economy of the state with massive employment and wealth creation,” said Sen. Idris Umar, the Minister of Transport.


Dredging Today Staff, September 3, 2012