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Buhari Must Revert Jonathan’s Privitisation Exercise In The Power Sector – Atiku

Buhari Must Revert Jonathan’s Privitisation Exercise In The Power Sector – Atiku

Politics April 28, 2015 at 12:32 pm 2 comments

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday said that the incoming administration of General Muhammudu Buhari must revert the privatisation exercise carried out by President Goodluck Jonathan.
Atiku noted that failure of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the power sector of the

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5 Months Of Blackout In Maiduguri, Borno Isolates Areas Lost To Terrorists

5 Months Of Blackout In Maiduguri, Borno Isolates Areas Lost To Terrorists

News December 20, 2014 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

By Dr. Peregrino Brimah
On July 4th of this year, the Boko Haram terrorist organization attacked and destroyed Nigeria’s 132 KV Biu-Damboa-Maiduguri electricity power lines supplying most parts of Borno State including the capital. Borno, traditionally known as the “State of peace,”  already suffering five years of unbearable loss of

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PowerUp Electric Power Outlook For 2015

PowerUp Electric Power Outlook For 2015

Business December 17, 2014 at 10:29 pm 0 comments

Nigeria have spent the last one year experiencing the Electric Power sector under the rudder of inexperienced administrators in the shape of private companies, thereby causing lots of storm in the course of the journey.
The electric Power regulators (Ministry of Power and NERC) have spent the whole time also

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Kwara State Govt To Establish Independent Power Project

Kwara State Govt To Establish Independent Power Project

News December 16, 2014 at 9:49 pm 0 comments

Kwara State Government is to establish and Independent Power Project (IPP) next year in the North Senatorial District of the State.
The State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed said this on Monday at the flag-off of 32.8km Ilesha-Baruba-Gwanara Road project in Baruten local government area of the State.
Governor Ahmed said

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Power Supply Drops To 3,500mw Over Pipeline Vandalism – FG

Power Supply Drops To 3,500mw Over Pipeline Vandalism – FG

News December 16, 2014 at 9:55 am 0 comments

Senior Special Adviser on Gas to Minister of Power, Mr. Frank Edozie, has said that power generation dropped to 3,500 megawatts due to sabotage of pipelines and inadequate gas supply.
Edozie disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Lagos.
According to him, the

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Forget Stable Power Supply For Now – Operators Tell Nigerians

Forget Stable Power Supply For Now – Operators Tell Nigerians

News April 10, 2014 at 12:58 pm 3 comments

Operators in the Nigerian power sector, yesterday, stated that Nigerians should not expect stable supply of power across the country in the short term
The operators, who spoke at the Seventh Lagos Economic Summit, tagged, Ehingbeti 2014, said they are currently handicapped and faced with a lot of challenges and so cannot

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