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...
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.
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 (https://nigeriase4all.gov.ng), 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.