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Nigeria needs 100,000MW to power economy- Elumelu

The Chairman of Transcorp Group, Tony Elumelu says Nigeria needs to increase its electricity generation from about 5,000 to 100,000 Megawatts to power the...

FEC approves Billions of Naira to execute electricity projects

The Federal Government through the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved over $8.29 million as well as N3 billion for the execution of various...

NERC making plan to approve review of tariff

Plans are underway for the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to review tariffs that customers pay to the 11 Distribution Companies (Discos) and to...

What a shame! Nigeria overtakes Congo, now the worst in electricity supply globally

A new World Bank report says Nigeria now has the highest percentage of population without access to electricity globally. With this new development, the African...

Why there is massive power outage nationwide- FG

The Federal Government has explained why there is consistent power outage in major parts Nigeria at present. Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman, disclosed that...

Power generation drops to 2,933 megawatts due to gas shortage

The Nigerian Electricity System Operator (SO), a department of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has disclosed that it has recorded 2,933 megawatts (Mw)...

DISCOS indebtness to NBET now N510.53billion

The indebtedness of the electricity distribution companies (DISCOS) to the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) has hit a record N510.53billion in the last...

“We have paid for prepaid meters since 2015, but no supply yet,”- Oyo community...

A community development group, Urban Alert has called on the management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) to fulfil its promise of distributing prepaid...

Ikeja Electric bags three latest ISO certifications

Ikeja Electric, has scored another first in the electricity sector, after bagging three latest International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certifications ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015...

CBN releases N33.45 billion to nine Discos to procure prepaid meters

Nigeria's apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released N123.34 billion to Distribution Companies (DisCos) to boost electricity supply in the country. The...