Eritrea

Water and soil conservation campaign in Adi-Quala sub-zone

Asmara, 26 August 2016 - The inhabitants of the Administrative areas of Adi-Akelo, Mai-Lafo and Sememo, Adi-Quala Sub-zone, are conducting enhanced water and soil conservation campaigns.

The Head of economic development in the sub-zone, Mr. Berhane Woldeselasie, said that the popular campaign includes renovation of the water diversion scheme beneath

Sememo Dam that was damaged due to flooding, in addition to the construction of terraces.

Heavy rainfall in Adi-Quala sub-zone has caused damage to infrastructure, roads, residential buildings and agricultural fields, reports indicated.