Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom reportedly commissioned a borehole in the state recently and it has evoked reactions from citizens.
An activist, Harrison Mbamara shared photos from the commissioning ceremony which had in attendance former governor of the state Senator Gabriel Suswam and other dignitaries.
Taking to micro-blogging platform, Twitter on Sunday, Harrison said the borehole was described as a gigantic project.
Nigerians expressed concern over the project which many said is a reflection of how Nigerian politicians are all the same.
Reacting, @FestusGreen said; The “mobilization” fund is definitely 500X costlier than the ultral-modern water pump.
@yemolala02; Wetin him dey use security vote Money do? Always blame shifting & doing nothing.
@omambalab; Is that tap still running? Nigeria has deteriorated to the point where that water you see might even be eye service. Dry in 24 hours.
@OoladepoO; Must be some sort of joke, I can’t believe this. Its practically not possible, even an individual will do a better tap stand not to talk of a governor standing to commission 1 tap with such poor finishing with dirty brown water flowing through it but what do I know, do nigeria
@mutu_charles; They should be ashamed of themselves, this is a project youth Corp member should be commissioning not even a councilor.
@ReformerOluseun; See the Brown water sef. And a state Governor has time to commission a project an individual can sponsor
@1_Gbortor; There is usually a plastic tank hidden in plain sight. That is what they often commission