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Reps order NERC to halt increase in electricity tariff

The house of representatives committee on power has directed the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to halt the planned increase in electricity tariff. NERC had...

Expert urges FG to give incentives for players in power sector

An Energy Expert, Mr AbdulHafis Sadiq, has advocated for incentives from government to encourage various players in the power sector to enhance desirable results. Sadiq...

Electricity Tarrif: Minor review order won’t have immediate impact- NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says the minor review order released by the Commission on January 3 has no immediate impact on end-user...

Electricity Tarrif: Group threatens legal action against NERC

A group, the All Electricity Consumers Protection Forum has vowed to oppose the proposed hike in electricity tariffs because it would further impoverish Nigerians. The...

Minister cries out, says cabal in his ministry responsible for poor power supply

Sale Mamman, minister of power, says the “cabal” in his ministry are responsible for poor electricity supply in Nigeria. According to The Cable, the minister...

NERC denies immediate tarrif increase for electricity consumers

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Monday denied the immediate tariff increase for customers. Reacting to its widely circulated report of review, the commission...

TCN working to fix Kakuri power substation- Official

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says its engineers are working assiduously to restore supply to the three feeders affected by fire incident at...

EEDC sets to disconnect customers using obsolete meters

The Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC), Saturday, spoke on its reported plan to “disconnect South-East prepaid meter users”. The Head of Communications, EEDC, Mr. Emeka...

FG inaugurates up 22-member Task Force on power sector

The Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman has inaugurated a Ministerial Task Force on Power which will serve as an advisory team on policies...

Remittance: Six out of eight DisCos may escape sanction- NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) says six out of eight Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have complied or substantially complied with the approved minimum...