By Abdullahi Maalim, Wajir:
The County Government of Wajir has today launched the Wajir Water and Sanitation Company (WAWASCO).
The company will manage and regulate water and sewerage services in the county which has no river and heavily relies on shallow wells and boreholes as its main source of water.
WAWASCO and The Northern Water Services Board signed a Service Provision Agreement (SPA) in the ceremony that was graced by officials from WASREB, County Executive Committee member for Water Mr. Yussuf Abdi Gedi and his Health counterpart Ms. Rukia.
The ceremony was also attended by Wajir County assembly’s Majority and Minority leaders and a section of MCAs.
The company is headed by Mr. Roble A. Subow as the Managing Director while Mr. Yassin Mohamed is the Chairman.
They both exuded confidence that the launching of the Company will go a long way in the provision of clean and sufficient Water and sewerage services in the county.
Mr. Roble asked the residents of Wajir to support the company in order to serve them better.