Abuja Electricity Distribution Company
The Niger State Internal Revenue Service has closed down the premises of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), eight banks and three other organisations.
A Lokoja Chief Magistrate’s Court has sentenced a staffer of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Mr James Olayemi, to six months imprisonment for unlawful disconnection of electricity supply...
22 Nov 2020
Sir: It is unfortunate to have dishonest people in the power sector and by extension, in the leadership positions in Nigeria. No matter the protest and the demonstration of anger against their evils...
4 Nov 2020
The Federal Government said it will offer the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) N93 billion to meter almost a million customers in the Federal Capacity Territory (FCT) and other states in the North central zone. The project, which comes under the National Free Mass Programme, is expected to be funded by the Central Bank of…
27 Feb 2020
Federal Government’s continuous subsidy for electricity consumption in Nigeria is unsustainable, Managing Director, Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC)
26 Feb 2020
A cross-section of electricity consumers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja on Wednesday rejected the proposed increase in electricity tariff.
11 Dec 2019
The crisis rocking the ownership of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) may be far from over, as one of the investors, CEC Africa Investments Limited (CECA), insisted that its partner,
27 Nov 2019
CEC Africa yesterday, in Abuja, said the company paid $81 million cash and raised $123 million loan security before acquiring Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC).
18 Aug 2019
As a Nigerian, the daily reality of bad governance and poor service delivery means one has to create a defence mechanism to cope with the never-ending stream of shocking realities. If it is not the telecom giants siphoning one’s Internet data with impunity, it would be the banks silently robbing customers through brainless charges that have no basis in reality.
15 May 2019
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has slammed the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) with a fine of N300m over infractions and violation of regulations. NERC, in Order Number 169 issued yesterday, blamed AEDC for the death of a four year-old boy, Mohammed Arafat Jibril, who died on April 11, 2019 at an unlocked substation…
9 Aug 2018
Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) said it has invested about N10 billion in pre-paid meters to address the issue of estimated billing. Speaking at the flag-off of installation of 222,728 pre-paid meters yesterday in Abuja, the Managing Director, Engr. Ernest Mupwaya, disclosed that the investment was also to confirm to customers that AEDC was not…
25 Oct 2017
The audit team, led by two seasoned experts, Dr Kevin Whittington-Jones and Tony Barbour, specifically visited AEDC to verify and report on core HSE related issues.