A micro-dam with a capacity of holding over 100,000 cubic meters of water is under construction in the Derequ administrative area, Keren sub-zone.
The Administrator of the area, Mr. Samuel Niguse, indicated that 70%
of the project has been finalized and that it would make major
contribution in easing potable water supply problem in the locality. He
further explained that the micro-dam is expected to irrigate the nearby