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Oil Community Shuts Down Two Oil Wells Over Power Supply

Oil Community Shuts Down Two Oil Wells Over Power Supply

A SaharaReporters report has shown that the residents at Tanbiri II, Biseni in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa on Wednesday disrupted oil production at Adibawa oil field operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), shutting two oil wells. It was gathered that two oil wells, Adibawa well 4 and Adibawa well 10 feeding the

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The Consumers , the GenCos & the DisCos

The efficiency of electricity generation and distribution across Nigeria, since the post-privatization era, is open to different interpretation by corporate and individual consumers across the country. We dare say, however, that consumer experience is one of disappointment, and so we have tried to focus on the critical issues of frontal impact on the consumer for


Power Outage Disrupts Obaseki’s Budget Presentation

The much-hyped budget presentation of Edo state’s Governor Godwin Obaseki to the State House of Assembly was Wednesday disrupted by power outage. No sooner the Speaker of the House, Kabiru Adjoto, opened plenary at about 12 noon, than the three-hourly ration of power supply to the Ring Road axis expired, resulting in a power cut


ANED to FG: Bar Major Stakeholders in the Power Ministry From Using Generators

The Federal Government must bar the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, all Managing Directors of the 11 electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in the country as well as major stakeholders in the power ministry from using generators. The trade association for investors in power distribution, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), which made

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Epileptic Power, Poor Funding, Setting National Identity Management Back – Aziz, NIMC DG

Two years as Director General, National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, Engr. ALIYU ABUBAKAR AZIZ looks back at what has been achieved and lamented that but for poor funding and epileptic power supply, Nigerians would now be enjoying a promising digital national database and proud identity management system. He, however, sees hope if the government can


GenCos Back Fashola on Declaration of Eligible Customers

The electricity Power Generation Companies (GenCos) have given their support to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, for the declaration of eligible customers in the Nigeria Electricity Supply Industry (NESI). They said it would stimulate and enhance competitiveness for efficient service delivery in the sector. The Association of Power Generating Companies (APGC),


PHED Restores Power to Woji, Others Following One Month Black Out

The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company, (PHED), has restored power supply to Woji Estate, Nvigwe and Alcon Road in Obio Akpor Local Government Area, Rivers State after several weeks, Independent reports. It was gathered that the area has been without power supply for weeks as a result of a faulty Woji 33/11kv injection substation. The distribution company


FG: We Have Clear Pathway on Power Sector Reform

The Federal Government has devised a clear pathway to achieving its power sector reform objectives, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday. He said this at the Presidential Villa in Abuja while meeting with a delegation of the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation led by Mr. Riccardo Puliti, Senior Director of the bank’s Global

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