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Posted By Admin on 31st Jul 2017   

As power generation in Nigeria falls below a seemingly traditional 4, 000 megawatts, despite the rains that should normally fill up the hydro dams for optimum generation, Chineme Okafor writes on the issues behind the drop For many months now, Nigeria’s power…

Posted By Admin on 27th Jul 2017   

The Edo State Government says it is targeting about 2,000 Mega Watts (MW) of electricity from the Ihovbor and Azura power plants as part of efforts to boost industrial activities in the State. Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, stated…

Posted By Admin on 27th Jul 2017   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said it has restored electricity supply to Birnin Gwari in Kaduna state, and Yauri in Kebbi state on Monday, 11 days after Tower No. 183 collapsed. In a statement by the spokesperson, Seun Olagunju,…

Posted By Admin on 27th Jul 2017   

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has said that insecurity and attack of its workers have contributed to its inability to repair and restore electricity supply to three communities, Eha-Amufu, Ikem and Obollo Afo, in Isiuzo and Nsukka Councils of…

Posted By Admin on 26th Jul 2017   

The Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said that the methodology for the future review of tariffs in Nigeria’s electricity market would be made clear to customers to end the prevalent suspicion about tariffs in the…

Posted By Admin on 26th Jul 2017   

Nigeria’s power generation has dropped below the 3,000 megawatts mark, as a result of the increase in the number of unused power plants  from five to eight According to The Cable, “the nation’s power grid lost a total of 743.4MW…

Posted By Admin on 26th Jul 2017   

The Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Tony O. Elumelu has urged African leaders and development institutions to address the deepening unemployment crisis in the continent, reports The Guardian. Elumelu, who is the Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) made the…