FG Approves Policy Framework on Power Transmission

Posted: January 17, 2018 at 5:52 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, Photo

Story by Maxwell Ogbodo The Federal Executive Council (FEC), has approved a new framework that will boost power transmission across the country. Mr. Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, informed Villa reporters on Wednesday at the end of the Federal Executive Council meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari presiding. According to the minister, […]

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TCN MD Clarifies $1.5B Foreign Loan to Expand National Grid

Posted: October 30, 2017 at 12:09 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, Photo, TCN

The Managing Director/ CEO of TCN, Mr Usman Gur Mohammed has clarified the status and composition of the $1.5 billion multilateral donors loan which TCN plans to obtain from the World Bank, Islamic Development Bank, African Development Bank (AfDB) and three others for the National Grid network expansion. He said that the National Assembly may […]

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NERC On-going Consultations in Lagos State

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 6:16 pm   /   Photo
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3rd National Council of Power Meeting in Jos, Plateau State

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 5:02 pm   /   Photo
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3rd National Power Council Meets to Discuss Sector Challenges

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 8:30 pm   /   Discos, Gen. Biz, Government, Ministry of Power, Photo

The 3rd National Council on Power (NACOP) kicked-off in Jos, Plateau State capital, 18th September with the theme “Completing Power Sector Reforms”. The Council whose opening session is being chaired by the Permanent Secretary, Power, Louis Edozien, is to examine the challenges of the moment and take decisions to overcome them to ensure the sector […]

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Electricity Market Operator Urges Stakeholders to End Blame Games

Posted: May 22, 2017 at 2:34 pm   /   Discos, Gencos, Government, Photo

The Electricity Market Operator, Mr. Moshood Saleeman, has called on all stakeholders in the electricity market to stop the blame game and work towards an efficient and sustainable electricity market that is beneficial to all stakeholders. He spoke in the interactive forum with the theme ‘‘Liquidity and Infrastructure Challenges in NEM: Beyond the Blame Game’’, […]

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FG Reiterates Commitment to Bridging Power Shortfall in 2017

Posted: January 21, 2017 at 6:12 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, Photo

In a renewed effort to re – energize its commitment to providing incremental, stable and uninterrupted power supply to Nigerians, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola has reassured Nigerians of better power supply in 2017. The Minister Gave the assurance recently in Abuja during the monthly Power Sector Dialogue Series with […]

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