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Ensuring Optimal Electricity Generation and Supply: The Paradox of Nigeria’s Situation

Ensuring Optimal Electricity Generation and Supply: The Paradox of Nigeria’s Situation

It is common knowledge that despite the presence of natural and human resources that could turn around the fortunes of the nation’s power sector, there has really been no improvement in this regard, as an estimated 45-55% of the entire population do not have access to any form of electricity and a greater portion of

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Energy Crisis In Nigeria: Technical Issues And Solutions.

There is no gainsaying the fact that the Nigerian power sector has been plagued with enormous challenges which has affected every aspect of the value chain and ultimately affected the billing system which consumers have repeatedly rejected and in extreme cases resulting in protests and violence against the staff of distribution companies. The author in

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The Nigeria Power Situation: Hindsight, Insight and Foresight.

Various challenges have plagued the Nigerian power sector from inception till date which explains the present poor state of power supply in the country as various homes have become their own GenCo’s by resorting to the use of generators and other means of providing their own electricity. Citizens and consumers require 3 things from their

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Power Sector Reforms in Nigeria: Opportunities and Challenges

This paper serves as a flashback into the history of Nigeria’s power sector. Written a few years before the privatization of National Electric Power Authority (NEPA), this paper allows one to revisit and understand the challenges that the power sector faced at the time and why privatization was necessary. The article argues that breaking the

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