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Reappraise PHCN Sale Agreement, Labour Urges FG

Reappraise PHCN Sale Agreement, Labour Urges FG

Unimpressed with the performance index of electricity companies in the country, the Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Company has urged the Federal Government to re-examine the privatization agreement of the nation’s power sector. Chris Okonkwo, the President of the association, who made the call at an interactive session on Sunday in Lagos, decried

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Make Official Complaint Rather Than Resort to Violence, NERC Tells Electricity Consumers

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has appealed to customers who are yet to be metered despite paying in-advance for their prepaid meters, to properly lodge their complaints at the commission’s forum offices of customers complaints rather than vent their anger through violence on electricity workers. The Commission made this known through it’s official website,as it

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Government to Commission More Power Projects this Year

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has unveiled plans to commission some electricity projects this year. Fashola, who made this revelation in Lagos during the 11th Monthly Stakeholders meeting, said some of the projects to be commissioned in the course of the year include the completion of the Kaduna 215 megawatt power

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Power Sector Loses N1.57bn to Water, Gas Constraints

The daily operational report  of the Nigerian Electricity System Operator showed that the power sector lost an estimated N1.578 billion as at January 7, 2017 due to gas and water constraints The report further stated that power generation dropped by 83 mega watts (MW), yesterday, as average power sent out was 3,632MW as against 3,714MW


NERC Hands Afam, Eko DisCo N66.6 Million Fines Over Audit Reports

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has slammed a fine of N66.6 million on Afam Power and Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) for not submitting two years audited financial reports It would be recalled that NERC, early this month, fined the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) N47.6 million for a similar offence. A statement by

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