Monday, 6th December 2021
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11 Feb
Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has grouped its customers into five service bands depicting the quantity and quality of supply they receive, while assuring consumers that the newly-introduced Service...
20 Jan
There is conflict between the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), and industry regulator, the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), over the issuance of an Independent Electricity Distribution Network (IEDN) licence to Asaba Distribution Limited (ADL).
4 Jan
Management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), yesterday, disclosed that it has concluded plans to distribute 90,870 free meters to its customers in Edo, Delta, Ondo
13 Sep 2020
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), yesterday, said it had begun a new Service-Based Tariff (SBT) structure in retail distribution of electricity in Delta..
8 Sep 2020
A 37-year-old man identified as William Madu was reportedly electrocuted at Oleh Road in Sapele, Delta State, on Sunday. The deceased was said to have gone to switch power over to electricity when the electrocution occurred. He was the breadwinner of the family, catering for his aged father and siblings. He worked with a water…
5 Aug 2020
The organised labour in Ekiti State yesterday staged a protest at the office of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), ordering it to stop outrageous billing and incessant epileptic power supply or leave the state.
19 Feb 2020
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC) has restated its commitment to reducing electrical accidents and tampering with electricity equipment among school children as it embarked on safety sensitization campaigns in primary and secondary schools across Ondo state.
2 Feb 2020
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has assured of its readiness to provide a new double circuit 33kV lines from Ihovbhor Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to reduce electricity load from Benin TCN...
15 Jan 2020
David James has been sentenced to three years imprisonment without an option of fine by a Benin Magistrate Court 6 in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State for vandalizing equipment belonging to Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC).
12 Jan 2020
The management of BEDC Electricity Plc (BEDC) has connected Oke – Irhue, an agrarian community in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State, to the national grid...
24 Dec 2019
To improve the quantum and quality of power being supplied to customers in its service areas, BEDC Electricity Plc. (BEDC), seeks to partner with power generation companies within and outside Nigeria, specialising in embedded generation.
15 Dec 2019
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) says six out of eight Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have complied or substantially complied with the approved minimum remittance


3 hours ago
Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
5 hours ago
Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
5 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
5 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
6 hours ago
The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.