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Abubakar Aliyu

23 Feb 2022
The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, is wooing investors into the country’s struggling electricity sector, especially the transmission segment, where perennial system failure disrupts power supply to homes and industries.
Presidential power initiative
1 Feb 2022
The Federal Government, yesterday, commenced the first Network Development Studies training under the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI) as part of efforts to address challenges in the distribution..
23 Jan 2022
Poised to improve electricity supply to rural and urban settlements, the Federal Government had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Sokoto and Bauchi state...
5 Jan 2022
The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, has assured that the 215MW Kudenda Power Station in Kaduna State, which has reached 80 per cent completion, will be completed before end of 2022. According to him, when the electricity project is completed, it will boost industrial production in the country and revive comatose industries. Speaking during an…
24 Dec 2021
The Federal Government, yesterday, attributed the prevailing epileptic power supply in the country to neglect by past authorities that paid scanty attention to the development of the sector.
24 Dec 2021
Nigeria stands being thrown into darkness this festive season, as shortage of gas might force most generation companies to shut down.
22 Dec 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it will intensify efforts on repositioning the company as a world class transmission service provider in line with its vision, mission and core values.
10 Dec 2021
The long-awaited Nigeria-Siemens electricity programme captured in the Presidential Power Initiative (PIP) is being fast tracked to deliver about 7,000 megawatts of electricity before the end of next year.
1 Dec 2021
Experts in the power sector are expected to review and create action plans aimed at unlocking the bottlenecks hindering the sector in Nigeria.
28 Oct 2021
There are indications that the Federal Government may, in the coming weeks, take punitive measure over the operating licences of some power distribution (DisCos) and generation (GenCos) companies.
27 Oct 2021
The Federal Government has admitted that grid-related challenges impede the dispatch of the nation’s 13, 000 megawatts electricity.
20 Oct 2021
Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET) Plc has stated that it processes an average of N60 billion worth of electricity monthly from the national grid, translating to about N720 billion every year.


15 mins ago
Abia State All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) deputy governorship candidate in the March 18 election and serving member of the state Assembly for Aba South Constituency, Obinna Ichita, has resigned from the party.
18 mins ago
Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Zenith Bank Plc, Dr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu, was at the weekend, conferred with a doctorate in Business Administration by the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN).
19 mins ago
The new president of the Nigerian Environmental Society (NES), Dr. Efegbidiki Okobia, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law the Institute of Environmental Practitioners bill.
20 mins ago
Ghana’s Vincent Torgah, on Saturday, won the Custodian Classic in a play decided by three holes play-off and one ‘Sudden-death,’ to pocket the star prize of N1.5 million at the 54-hole event held at the Golf Section of Ikoyi Club 1938, Lagos.
21 mins ago
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, at the weekend, said that the resolve of his administration to hugely fund education in the last six years was borne out of its social debt to the people.