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…
Julius Berger, AEDC, 83 staff get NSITF award
Construction giant, Julius Berger, Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Nigeria-Ghana International School, Kuje, and British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), have bagged the 2018 edition of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) Excellence awards.
FG approves execution of multiple power projects – Fashola
The Federal Government has approved the execution of several power projects aimed at achieving more improvement in electricity distribution in the country.
FCT residents protest exorbitant electricity charges
Residents of Lugbe, a satellite district of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Saturday protested against exorbitant electricity charges by the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC). The residents, numbering over 70, carried placards and protested the constant increase in electricity tariff at the premises of the AEDC in Lugbe, FCT. Mr Bright Emerenanim, a civil…
AEDC to deploy 222,728 pre-paid meters to customers
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), is to begin the deployment of 222,728 meters valued about N10 billion for customers in its franchise areas of FCT, Kogi, Niger and Nasarawa States.
Abuja Electricity records 101 fatalities in five years, plans global power safety summit
To attain the vision of zero fatality incidents in the power sector, the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has disclosed plans to host a global power safety summit in the Federal Capital Territory...
AEDC’s sub-stations vandalised in Nasarawa
The Regional Manager of the company, Ameen Shakwo, made the disclosure when a team of correspondent journalists visited the AEDC regional office in Keffi.
ICPC put an end to two years of arbitrary billing by AEDC
Arbitrary billing, incessant harassment and fraudulent demands by some officials of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) of an electricity consumer have been put to an end by ICPC.