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Nigeria: Pumps, But No Pipes

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Any state of affairs that leads to the death of almost 200,000 toddlers annually deserves to be...

In Makurdi, Nigeria, people who have waited decades for water service have become jaded. A new water works promises enough clean water for all, but a lack of pipes—and no plans for their installation—means residents will keep waiting.

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