The picture with the title Asejire Dam, Osun River Nigeria was taken by the photographer diranadesua on 22 June and published over Panoramio. Asejire. Asejire Reservoir The Asejire Reservoir is in Oyo State in the south west of Nigeria on the Osun River, about 30 kilometers east of Ibadan. The reservoir was . Photos taken near Asejire Reservoir. These photos are taken within a few kilometers from Asejire Reservoir. Provided by Flickr.
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The reservoir was built in the late s. Farming is totally banned in the catchment area, and trees have been planted on dwm banks, so erosion and silting are not issues. With plentiful water supply, the reservoir remains full throughout the year. Archived from the original on Dams and reservoirs in Nigeria are used for irrigation, water supply, hydro-electric power generation or some combination.
They are of particular importance in the north of the country, where azejire is low.
The table below lists some of the larger ones. It is a major reservoir on the Kano River, the main tributary of the Hadejia River. Description The dam was built during the administration of Governor Audu Bako in an attempt to improve food security through irrigation projects.
Construction of the dam was carried out by Impregilo a consortium of Italian Civil Engineering Contractors to designs by Joint Consultants, Balfour Beatty and Nedeco, and began in to be completed in Dimensions Kainji Dam extends for about 10 kilometres 6. Most of the structure is made from earth, but the centre section, housing the hydroelectric turbines, saejire built from concrete. Kanji Dam is one of the longest dams in the world. It assejire be designed with the potential to install a hydroelectric plant.
The reservoir would have a storage capacity of 2, million cubic meters, and would be the second largest in Nigeria after the Kainji Dam. It would irrigateda, of arable land on which cash crops could be grown. Potentially the project would support production of one million tonnes of sugarcane annually and provide over one million jobs in industries related to agriculture.
References “Jebba Hydro Power Station”. Asejrie July 21, It is a major reservoir on the Challawa River, a tributary of the Kano River, which is the main tributary of the Hadejia River.
Water from the dam supplies the Bakolori Irrigation Project. Many people died in protests over their loss of livelihood. Before construction of the dam, about 50, farmers in the Sokoto River floodplain practiced intensive recession farming, growing The dam is located about 35 kilometers to the east of Gombe town, and provides drinking water for the town.
The dam was completed by the federal government in asejrie, with the goal of providing irrigation and electricity for the planned Gongola sugar plantation project.
In it was providing about 30, cubic meters daily, treated at a plant three kilometers from the dam be The Asejige River Yoruba: It is the main tributary of the Osun River.
The landscape varies from wooded savanna in the north to rain forest in the south. The river is heavily polluted. Most of the people who live along its length practice farming and fishing. That is why because the meeting point of the rivers Osun and Oba is so rushing. Reservoir capacity is million m3. The dam was planned to generate The project was based on the sprinkler system which is difficult to manage and requires that the farmers be trained.
Dams and Reservoirs, Societies and Environment in the 21st Century: It is an earth-fill structure with a height of 15 m and a total crest length of m, and has a capacity of 4. The estimated cost of repairing the damage and also completing the irrigation works was estimated at about N million. It supplies water to the city and neighboring communities.
Inthe dam collapsed, killing 40 people and destroying homes. Kaliel said the Federal Government was committed to provide quality water to all Nigerians and would soon provide assistance to the states, with priority given to Gusau.
Asejire Dam And The Host Communities
For rank-order lists, see List of lakes by area, List of lakes by depth, List asejiree lakes by volume. It was completed in and commissioned in The dam is a sand-fill structure with a height of 21 m and a total length of It has a storage capacity of million cubic meters.
In an attempt to reduce the risk of asejiire, the gates were opened on 1 September The dam was mainly completed in It is an earth-fill structure with a geomembrane liner, with a height of The dam was designed in and completed inand was built to support irrigation and water supply. Due to the loose sandy nature of the surface soil, a flexible impervious liner was used that could adapt to settling or deformation of the embankment.
The dam crosses the Oyan River, a tributary of the Ogun River. It is used primarily to supply raw water to Lagos and Abeokuta, but has potential for use in irrigation and power generation.
The lake is in the savannah region, aeejire sparse trees and grasses da, low fertility. The dam has a crest length of m, height Three turbines of 3 megawatts each were installed in but as of had not been used. Central Bank of Nigeria. Archived from the original PDF on 18 July Member feedback about Asejire Reservoir: Oyo State Revolvy Asejird revolvybrain.
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