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Posted By Admin on 15th Feb 2019   

In the first quarter of 2018, and for the first time in its history, Zambia stopped importing electricity and now its surplus electricity production is expected to power the SADC. Zambia has been importing power from neighboring countries such as…

Posted By Admin on 14th Feb 2019   

In Nigeria, the Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has started installing the first of its newly-procured pre-paid meters for customers in Kano. This forms part of the company’s efforts to “bridge the metering gaps in the franchise area”. This information…

Posted By Admin on 14th Feb 2019   

During the recent Investing in African Mining Indaba, concerns were noted on the impact that the move towards a ‘greener economy’ would have on coal mining – and, for base-load power production. However, coal mining and power production will remain two…

Posted By Admin on 14th Feb 2019   

The Ministry of Power, Works, and Housing on Wednesday denied that the Federal Government has stopped the payment of shortfalls to Electricity Generation Companies (GenCos), describing the report as both false and unfounded. The report, contained in the Wednesday edition…

Posted By Admin on 13th Feb 2019   

Shop owners at the Ariaria International Market in Aba, Abia State, can now enjoy constant electricity supply from a 9.5 megawatts gas-based independent power plant and a distribution system, writes Chineme Okafor With up to 37,000 shops specialising in a…

Posted By Admin on 13th Feb 2019   

Notwithstanding the slow impact of the economic policies put in place by this administration on average Nigerian, the Presidency has assured that their full take off would eliminate the incidence of industry cabals.   Reacting to issues raised on generator…

Posted By Admin on 13th Feb 2019   

There are strong indications that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State and the management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) may be on the warpath over epileptic power supply in the state. The governor had vehemently said that in an…