Water Scarcity Rocks Ebonyi Community

–Villagers Struggles Pond Water With Animals–Call For Govt urgent Intervention By Nwogha Ndubuisi, Abakaliki Experience of Water scarcity may not be strange in Ndiechi,a village in Igbeagu autonomous community, Izzi Local Government Area of Ebonyi state since villagers lamented that out of the three hand pump boreholes situated in different parts of the area, that one of them was functional until recently, when it also broke down. Our reporter who visited different parts of the community observed that most of the villagers have resorted to drinking pond water, from where they struggle with livestocks in a bit to secure few gallons for use as many pounds have gone dry. Speaking with one of the villagers who gave his name as Mr Mbam Nwigbakpor, he lamented that water scarcity has forced them to start drinking in the same pond […]