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TCN begs electricity workers to shelve proposed strike action

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has urged the electricity workers to suspend their proposed strike over “staff welfare”. Managing director, TCN, Sule Abdulaziz, made...

Nigeria has not generated 6000 megawatts since independence- ANED

Since 1960 when Nigeria attained independence till date, Africa’s most populous nation has not generated up to 6000 megawatts (mw) of electricity, the Association...

To achieve a stable power supply, Nigeria needs 30,000MW- ANED

The Association of Nigeria Energy Distributors (ANED), says Nigeria needs to generate about 30,000MW to guarantee a stable supply of electricity in the country. ANED...

How solar energy will help solving electricity problem- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja declared that the rapid integration of solar power into the country’s energy mix will lead to an increase...

TCN gives updates on the collapse of National Grid

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Thursday said restoration of the national grid is almost completed following its collapse on Wednesday. Mrs Ndidi Mbah,...

Again, Nigeria power sector experiences collapse of Nature Grid

Major Nigerian cities including the Federal Capital Territory were thrown into darkness on Wednesday when the country’s electricity grid collapsed. Electricity distribution companies announced Wednesday...

Take Over: BEDC moves to drag FG to court

The legal advisers to Vigeo Power Limited, majority shareholders of Benin Electricity Distribution Company Plc, have commenced contempt proceedings against the Federal Government’s Bureau...

Restructuring of indebted DisCos won’t affect quality power supply- FG

The Federal Government has disclosed that the current restructuring of indebted DisCos will not affect service delivery to Nigerians. This was disclosed by Minister of...

How vandals have been stealing our power equipment- Ibadan Disco

The management of the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company Plc has said the underground cable supplying the Oyo State Governor’s Office, Government House, the state...

Stop generating electricity on pages of newspapers- Stakeholder tells Nigerian politicians

It has been reported that Nigeria’s power grid had collapsed twice in March and twice again in April this year. It was gathered that power...