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95 percent of table, sachet water produced in Imo undrinkable – Survey

95 percent of table, sachet water produced in Imo undrinkable – Survey

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-How NAFDAC is aiding and abating sale of unsafe water in Imo The rise in the cases of typhoid, cholera and other ailments contracted via consumption of unwholesome water in Imo State have been attributed to the poor hygene condition of the various places and environments where table and sachet water are produced in Imo state more especially in Owerri the state capital. A survey which took Nigerian Newsguide about four months to conclude has proven that about 95 percent of Table and sachet water popularly known as pure water are unhygenically produced by greedy water merchants whose intents are to make money without minding the killer implication of their untoward and unpatriotic acts. From Owerri to Orlu to Okigwe and other semi-urban centres in Imo state, the story is a sad tale o...