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N21-R074
Community Overview
Community Overview
Repair in Progress
Repair in Progress
Flowing water
Flowing water
Old water source
Old water source
The people of ECWA Church, Rije, Nigeria thank
John Ellis Foundation (West Vancouver, BC)
The Water Team (Vancouver, BC)

For helping them replace their worn-out pump and repair their well
Latitude: 8.88178 Longitude: 7.30028
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Testimonial

Dear Sir,

This community hereby wishes to appreciate Lifewater and the director of Water Products for repairing our borehole and handpump that had been abandoned for almost 5 years. The work has been finished and these have been put in order by your organization..

May the Lord almighty, who for His motives and purpose gave you the ability to repair our handpump boreholescontinue to uplift you and bless you abundantly.

Receive our gratitude and God Bless,

Muhu Micah Joseph

Project Summary

Rije is a small community with over a thousand people. When our team visited and interacted with the villagers, they express the pain and stress they go through before they access water in the bush away from the village, we visited their source of water, it was a dug out where ground water collects. They had to wait for a long time for the water to collect. There is always a crowd waiting to collect even this water.

The two wells we worked on which have been down for over 5 years. The pastor in the village was more excited of our visit. He shared with us how the electric pump recently drilled by a Muslim origination is selectively used. We encouraged them that any well we fix should be free for all to access irrespective of religion.

 After we revived the two wells that were down for about 5years, the village head and the village could not help but dance as they saw water. The pastor was so excited as he thanked us again and again as we were leaving.

Well Details

Project Completed: 2021-04-10 Well Depth: 120 ft.
Depth of Water: 10.00 ft. Casing Diameter: 0.00 in.
Screen Length: 0.00 ft. Developed By:
Development Time: Well Yield:
Disinfection: Handpump: Afridev
Water Colour: Clear Water Odour: None
Turbidity: Clear Taste: Good
Nitrate: Bacti Test: Negative
Iron: pH:




Every $1 you give provides a child with safe water for a year!


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