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…
Fashola a disservice to power sector, says don
An associate professor of Energy Law at the University of Lagos, Yemi Oke, has lampooned the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, saying he was playing politics with the power sector.
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...
CPC warns Discos to stop arbitrary billing, disconnection of electricity consumers
The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has warned the nation’s electricity distribution companies (Discos] to stop further arbitrary billing and illegal disconnection of electricity consumers.
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.
Conde, Obasanjo to speak on engineering
Guiinea’s President and African Union (AU) Chairman, Prof. Alpha Conde and former President Olusegun Obasanjo are to speak today on engineering for the socio-economic...
Abuja Disco threatens electricity thieves, procures additional 30,000 meters
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), has threatened to prosecute and jail those found culpable of electricity offences, indicating that it is working in collaboration with the law enforcement agencies to track offenders.
AEDC denies fraud allegations, Procures 30,000 meters for distribution
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) Plc management has absolved itself of allegations of short-changing its customers, especially those on estimated billing.
Firm launches mobile app for national security, crime reporting
In a bid to curb the disturbing nuisances that stem from criminality in our society, Web Asset Limited, a Lagos-based technology company, has launched ...