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Posted By Admin on 2nd Feb 2018   

The inadequate supply of electricity is not the reason why the country’s economy is not growing, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said. According to Fashola, experts who attribute the slow growth of Nigeria’s economy to…

Posted By Admin on 2nd Feb 2018   

In an attempt to end perennial power shortage in and around the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, the authority says it’s has settled Abuja Electricity Development Company with the sum of over N900million as payment for electricity bills as part of…

Posted By Admin on 1st Feb 2018   

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola yesterday said that the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) had improved its capacity to transmit electricity from 5,000MW to 7,000MW. Fashola made the disclosure in Abuja at the presentation of a 20-year…

Posted By Admin on 1st Feb 2018   

Nigeria regrets to announce that activities of wood loggers in Ukana town, by Nineth Mile-Nsukka road, Enugu, have damaged the transmission line between Oji River and Nsukka in Enugu State, cutting off electricity supply to the 2x 7.5MVA 66/11KV transmission…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Companies, IBEDC, has warned that Nigeria’s power sector is on the brink of collapse as its dysfunctional and foundation related issues are yet to be addressed. This came as the company signed a Memorandum…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

The European Union (EU) has assured its continued commitment to collaborating with the Ministry of Energy in facilitating the development of a National Energy Efficiency Strategy. This will be done through the EU Technical Assistance Facility for the Sustainable Energy…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

Irregular power supplies coupled with high costs have caused Kenya to reconsider plans for the electrification of the standard gauge railway (SGR) line between Mombasa and Nairobi. Kenya Railways managing director Atanas Maina, said that preliminary research has shown inadequate…