The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa has praised David Alaba for donating N13.3 million to halt open defecation in the country.
She thanked Alaba message when officials of Ecobank and the National Coordinator, Organised Private Sector, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (OPS-WASH), paid her a visit in Abuja to present the Cheque from the Real Madrid player.
Dabiri-Erewa acknowledged the efforts of Nigerians in Diaspora, Europe (NiDOE) and its parent group in Austria in facilitating the donation.
Also, she urged other Nigerians in the Diaspora to replicate the laudable initiative of Alaba, the Nigerian-born footballer.
While receiving the cheque, the NiDCOM Boss said the gesture by the International Star, who was also an OPS-WASH Ambassador, was highly commendable.
After that, she thanked the vision of the Presidency and the Ministry of Water Resources, and other stakeholders for trying to get a cleaner and healthier Nigeria.