The residents of Oworonshoki community have lauded the Lagos State Government over the Water Metering program and overall improved Water supply across the State.
The Oloworo of Oworonshoki, His Royal Highness, Oba Bashir Oloruntoyin Soliu, (Elebo I) made this assertion today 13th March 2018, in his palace, while meeting with the Management of Lagos Water Corporation, led by the Managing Director/CEO, Engr. Miminu Adekunle Badmus and his entourage over the billing complaint by the residents.
Oba Bashir declared in the strongest term, that Water Metering has come to stay in Oworo because it is a State Government policy to Conserve Water and pay for actual water used.
Oloworo of Oworo land also commended the Corporation over recently improved water supply across the State and prayed for its sustainability.
“We, Oworonshoki residents now enjoy uninterrupted potable Water supply, which cannot be compared to contaminated borehole water”
His Royal Highness, however, urged LWC to fast-track installation of meters in the remaining properties in the community, noting that the system is a welcome initiative.
As our appreciation and support for LWC, we shall pay our water bills as when due, he stated.
Engr. Badmus in his contribution thanked the Kabiesi for his efforts toward bringing water supply to the community.
He praised the Oloworo for using his position to bring resolution to the residents’ complaint, adding that water Corporation is always ready to listen to the complaints of the customers and resolve the issues amicably, he concluded.