The Power Distribution and Metering West Africa says Nigeria needs to revisit its Privatisation of the Power Sector.
The call was made during a stakeholders’ conference in Abuja.
The forum brought together experts in the power sector across the continent to cross fertilize ideas and create an enabling environment for investment.
Participants say gas availability in Nigeria is essential and with the series of attacks on pipelines, there is need to unlock additional gas resources for the power sector.
Presently, statistics show that over 1.2 billion people live without access to electricity in Africa.