The 30th National Conference of Nigerian Association of Hydrogeologists (NAH) with Theme “Adapting Scientific and Innovative Approaches in Promoting access to clean and safe water supply” held at the Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi International Conference Center, Minna, Niger State, 4th to 7th November 2018.
The Nigerian Association of Hydrogeologist is the main non-governmental and non-profit making organization for Hydrogeologists, Environmental geologists and professionals that are involved in groundwater development and management in Nigeria. Members of the association are involved in groundwater exploration, development and protection, geotechnical assessment for engineering construction, dams, reservoirs and environmental protection. Its activities are all encompassing and embrace all aspects of national development.
The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Muhammad Nasir Maiturare, was a special guest at the conference. He was accompanied by the Director CASTER, Prof. Nuhu Obaje. Highlight of the conference include plenary session, paper presentation from members of the academia, captains of industry and professionals involved in water resources development and management as well as environmental protection and engineering construction works.
Panel discussions and lead papers focused on emerging trends in groundwater development, state of analytical and quality of generated hydrochemical data in Nigeria, roles of governments in shaping policy for the deployment of science in the water subsector and borehole diagnostics and