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Electricity Generation and the Present Challenges in the Nigerian Power Sector

Electricity Generation and the Present Challenges in the Nigerian Power Sector

In spite of the abundance of natural and human endowments capable of transforming the Nigerian power sector, the sector has witnessed a very insignificant amount of growth which has invariably affected its production capacity. The generation, transmission and distribution of power form the trinity of this sector, and for there to be any headway, these

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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


Improving Electricity Access in Nigeria: Obstacles and the Way Forward

There is no gainsaying the fact that a large percentage of Nigerians do not have any form of accessibility to power and this in no small way affects their productivity and that of the country. However this accessibility may however be hampered by factors ranging from inconsistent government policies, inefficiency and  non-performance, scarcity of fuel

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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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