Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN over “failure to account for the spending on the privatisation of the electricity sector and the exact amount of post-privatisation spending on generation companies …SERAP asks court to compel Fashola to account for spending on power
A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has responded to the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari who indirectly threw a jibe at him while addressing members of the Buhari Support Organization headed by the Nigeria Comptroller-General Col.Hameed Ali at the Presidential Villa on…$16bn allegation: Statement made out of Buhari’s ignorance – Obasanjo
There may be a fresh increase of over 200 per cent in electricity tariff being paid by residential consumers if a proposal by power distribution companies to raise the average energy charge to N105 per kilowatt-hour from the current rate of 22.8KWH is approved.
Power…Power firms demand 200% increase in tariff
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Egbin Power Plc, Mr. Dallas Peavey, Jr., in this interview with ‘FEMI ASU, says the nation may be enveloped in darkness in the coming weeks due to a myriad of challenges in the power sector
What do you think about the Nigerian power sector a…Nigeria may soon be in total darkness — Egbin CEO
The Federal Government of Nigeria has dissolved the executive management of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria Limited led by Mr. James Abiodun Olotu.
Olotu has been directed to hand-over immediately to Mr. Chiedu Ugbo, who has been appointed as the acting MD, according to a st…BREAKING: FG sacks Niger Delta power company’s management
It was an unusual ‘celebration’ for residents of Eme-Ora in Owan West local government area of Edo state recently when they recently ‘celebrated’ one year without electricity supply from the Benin Electricity Distribution Company.
The celebration was not the normal gathering of persons but at the…Edo community ‘celebrates’ one year without electricity
The frequent industrial action by workers in the electricity supply industry has resulted in the loss of about N7.734bn between 2014 and 2016, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said.
Fashola disclosed this at the third triennial delegates’ c…Power sector lost N7.7bn to workers’ strikes – Fashola
Nigeria’s power generation collapsed completely on Thursday at exactly 12.58pm to zero megawatt and this persisted for about three hours
Data from the country’s System Operator showed that around 1pm on Thursday, no power generation company in Nigeria produced a single mega…Change: Power generation crumbles to 0MW for several hours
The highly pronounced power failures across the country in the past few days may worsen following a partial system collapse that occurred on Tuesday, and the continuous drop in electricity generation due to what the government says is the vandalism of pipelines that supply gas to the power…Blackout as power generation drops to 1,580 megawatts
The President, Dangote Industries, Aliko Dangote, has said his company should be able to generate about 12,000 megawatts of electricity for the country by 2018.
President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote
He also said that his business estate would start selling foreign exchange to the…Dangote plans to generate 12,000MW of electricity