Town gets safe water facility
GinaAger Town February 18/2013. Safe water project constructed in GinaAger Town, North Shoa Zone of Amhara State by Menschen für Menschen, a humanitarian organization, with over 7.2 million Birr was inaugurated over the weekend. Zonal Chief, Eshete Asfaw and Ambassador of Germany to Ethiopia, Lieselore Cyrus inaugurated the facility constructed with the financial support of the government of Germany and also with participation of the public. Organization manager in Asagirt Woreda, Demere Anno said the projects includes, construction of water reservoirs, 11 water distribution centers and installation of over 10km water pipelines and generators, among others. Demere said the facility will give service to more than 5000 residents for 30 years. Eshete on his part said the organization is undertaking activities in the agriculture, education and health sectors in different woredas of the zone to support ongoing efforts of the government to speed up development. Ambassador Cyrus on the occasion said the project was undertaken to curb safe water shortage in the area. The Ambassador said support will be further be strengthened for implementation of similar development activities.