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Posted By Admin on 22nd Nov 2017   

ORGANISED Labour has advised the Federal Government to stop any plan to further give monies to privately-owned Electricity Distribution Companies, DisCos, in Nigeria. Ayuba Wabba, NLC President Affiliates of IndustriALL Global Union in Nigeria made the demand yesterday in Abuja,…

Posted By Admin on 22nd Nov 2017   

Two out of three people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to electricity, but why should we care? Putting aside the moral case, that African countries deserve the same quality of life that we take for granted, there are strong practical…

Posted By Admin on 21st Nov 2017   

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Federal Government may privatise the 3,050 Megawatts (MW) Mambilla Hydropower plant on its completion, The Nation reports. Fashola, in an exclusive interview said the planned privatisation was in line…

Posted By Admin on 21st Nov 2017   

The Minister of Science & Technology, Prof. Turner Isoun, has urged the Federal Government to speed up action on its nuclear programme initiated to generate over 1000 megawatts of electricity. Isoun, an expert in industrial science, gave the advice in…

Posted By Admin on 21st Nov 2017   

Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos state has said plans are ongoing to provide constant power supply to all homes and businesses in the state by the end of 2018. Speaking recently at an interactive session with members of the business…

Posted By Admin on 20th Nov 2017   

The company puts national peak demand forecast at 19,100 MW while installed capacity is 11,165.6 MW. Available capacity is 7139.6 MW and the highest generation the country has ever attained remained 5074.7 MW. Recently, the national assembly has urged President…

Posted By Admin on 20th Nov 2017   

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday revealed that some influential people in the country were not paying for power, adding that plans were on to prosecute them and drag them into the energy payment…