Again, investors at loggerheads over ownership of DisCo
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,
Electricity metering gulps N11 billion in four states as MAP scheme drags
No less than N11 billion has been invested in metering electricity consumers in Kogi, Abuja, Nasarawa and Niger States as part of efforts to bridge the shortfall in metering gap and reduce estimated billing of consumers in the country.
Group issues ultimatum to AEDC over power supply in Lokoja
Light Up Movement (LUM) has given the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) seven days to improve power supply to Lokoja and environs or face the wrath of the residents.
DisCos seek energy mix to address power challenges
Addressing Nigeria’s electricity gap may remain elusive unless the country focuses on energy mix, particularly through evolving technologies...
Addressing consumer challenges in Nigeria’s electricity market
A number of regulations have been stipulated to address the challenges being faced or could be experienced by electricity consumers in the country.
‘Assent to power reform amendment act will stop arbitrary estimated billings’
Electricity power generation in Nigeria has become an albatross for the nation’s authorities. Successive governments, in spite of all efforts such as the unbundling...
AEDC explains reasons for cutting off power supply during rainfall
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), says that it cuts-off electricity supply most times when it rains to save lives, properties and to protect its equipment.
Perennial outages, blackout make living unbearable
In many parts of the country, electricity consumers are united in their submissions that as far as delivering on its promise of improved power supply is concerned, they have been left in the lurch by the Federal Government.
Abuja DisCo to pay N300m for infractions, boy’s death
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…