Post Tagged with: "Electricity"

PHEDC Gives Assurance Of Returning Power To Four States

News April 26, 2017 at 11:13 am 0 comments

The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC), has stated that the persistent power cut experienced in the four states under its jurisdiction is as a result of picketing of its offices by labour union.

The National Union of electricity employees had

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Bukola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu during their inauguration at the 8th Senate

Corruption In Power Sector: Senate Vows To Unravel How N213bn Power Intervention Fund Was Disbursed

News December 17, 2016 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

DISCOs can’t account for most of the revenue remitted to it by consumers due to what she described as ‘bad behaviour’, an euphemism for corruption.

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Transmission Company Gives Osun Approval For Power Station

News August 2, 2016 at 10:34 pm 0 comments

Efforts by the Government of Osun to industrialise the state has received a boost as the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has approved the construction of a power transmission substation in the state.

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Between Suffering From Power Eplepsy To A Complete Power Paralysis By Sunday Onyemaechi Eze

Opinions June 14, 2016 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

The bogus claim by these then power brokers that privatisation provides every answer to the abysmal power supply situation in the nation has also awfully failed to provide the desired results.

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Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola

Fashola – Let There Be Light: 3 Challenges And 3 Solutions Needed To Transform The Power Sector

Opinions March 13, 2016 at 3:31 pm 0 comments

By Malcolm Fabiyi
In the February installment of our monthly polls, Nigerians were very critical of the Buhari government’s performance in the power sector. After over $20 billion dollars of spending in about 2 decades, Nigeria remains embarrassingly stagnated with only about 5,000 MW of power generation capacity.
The Nigerian

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Suspend Increase In Electricity Tariffs, Senate Tells NERC

Suspend Increase In Electricity Tariffs, Senate Tells NERC

News February 16, 2016 at 9:11 pm 0 comments

The Nigeria Senate has directed the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to immediately suspend the February 1st, 2016 tariff hikes, which are estimated to be upwards of 40 per cent.
Senate President Bukola Saraki stated that the move is necessary because any increase in cost, without the necessary improvement in

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