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20 Dec
The state of the Nigerian power sector has degenerated to its worst level in the last seven years, as industries and homes ration less than 4,000 megawatts (MW) of electricity, despite promises made by the All Progressives Congress (APC) government...
24 Nov
The Federal Government has urged Nigerians to exercise patience over the state of electricity supply in the country, stressing that time is required for ongoing projects to translate to improvement in power supply across homes and industries.
15 Nov
To improve service delivery and power supply across the country, the Federal Government and the Digital Bridge Institute (DBI), have embarked on a special capacity building training of 459 workers from the Federal Ministry of Power, in Abuja.
7 Sep
Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu has said the Federal Government is working hard on an energy outlook that will allow Nigeria to achieve the projections of net-zero.
23 Aug
The Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, on Tuesday, urged investors to tap into the numerous investment opportunities that abound in Nigeria’s Electricity Supply Industry (NESI).
17 Aug
The Federal Government on Wednesday gave reasons it is unable to reach its promised target of 5,000 megawatts of electricity generation for consumers, specifically citing a shortage in gas supply. The government said, however, that it is working round the clock to ensure that it raises the capacity to the required level. The Minister of…
4 Aug 2022
The Federal Government and Siemens Energy have taken steps toward the realisation of 2,000 megawatts under the Phase 1 of the Presidential Power Initiative, PPI.
5 Jul 2022
The Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, on Tuesday in Abuja said that access to digital, ground-truth data would increase the electrification planning rate in Nigeria. The minister said this at the official inauguration of the upgrade of Nigeria Sustainable Energy for All (Nigeria SE4ALL) platform version 3.0 (, with extended datasets from field data…
9 May 2022
The Federal Government has assured that it is working towards reliable power grid to ensure efficient electricity supply in the country.
4 May 2022
AMID poor generation, the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos) operating across the country, yesterday, denied rejecting 2,495.3 megawatts electricity within a week. Executive Director, Research and Advocacy for the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors...
28 Apr 2022
To boost electricity supply, the Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, again approved multi-billion naira contracts for the power sector yesterday.
28 Apr 2022
The Federal Government has promised renewed investment in the power sector as a way of boosting ease of doing business in the country.


16 mins ago
USAID-Breakthrough Action Nigeria has reiterated the need to use insecticide-treated net, saying it’s the only antidote to frequent malaria cases.
19 mins ago
Midwestern Oil and Gas Company Limited and Suntrust Oil have said there are no plans to stop their medical outreach to host communities in Delta State despite the setback caused by flood in state last year.
22 mins ago
Delta State Government, yesterday, set up a product monitoring team to monitor the distribution of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petrol, to ensure availability of the product at appropriate pricing across the state.
25 mins ago
Former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, SAN, has taken a swipe at former Cross River State Governor, Mr. Donald Duke, and Senator Liyel Imoke, for allegedly casting aspersions on Governor Ben Ayade in the course of their political campaigns.
1 hour ago
Akwa Ibom Integrity Alliance has issued seven days ultimatum to All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to retract his statements and threats to Governor Udom Emmanuel or face legal action.