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28 Mar 2018
Residents of the small town of Ubulu-Okiti, Aniocha local council of Delta State seem to have reached the limit of human endurance after being plunged into total darkness...
26 Feb 2018
Aggrieved landlords of Block VII, Phase V of the Core Area of Asaba, Delta State, have accused Mr. Edgar Ernest, the state’s head of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) of high handedness and violating the extant laws and directives of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).
29 Jan 2018
An employee of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), Mr. Daisi Isaac Aregbesola, aged 38, was electrocuted in Akure, Alagbaka area of Ondo State yesterday when trying to fix a faulty public utility pole.  The incident, which happened around 5p.m. attracted some passersby, mostly motorists, who tried in vain to save the life of Aregbesola, as his…
28 Jan 2018
The management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), yesterday, promised improved service delivery to its customers in Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti States.
16 Jan 2018
Electricity consumers under the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) may be in for terrible times as the National Union of Electricity Employees...
28 Nov 2017
In efforts to improve customer service, Benin Electricity Distribution (BEDC) Plc, has announced the successful completion and commissioning of a new 2X15MVA 33/11Kv Injection substation, at Asaba mains, Ibusa area of Delta State.
1 Nov 2017
Consumers in Edo State have urged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) and other DISCOs in the country to provide prepaid meters and end estimated billings.
18 Oct 2017
Akure metropolis was on a lockdown on Monday as residents of Araromi communities in Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State, protested against eight months’ power outage.
20 Sep 2017
Residents of Omuo-Ekiti, in Ekiti East Local Government Area of the state are lamenting the hardship imposed on them by lack of electricity for over one year.
20 Sep 2017
Residents of Usen community in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State will soon begin to enjoy improved power supply, as the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc...
6 Sep 2017
Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), with Thames Energy Limited, and the Delta State Government on the construction of 20megawatts power plant in the area.
27 Jun 2017
In line with his electioneering campaign promise to create at least 200,000 jobs within four years, Governor Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the employment of 4,200 youths under the Edo State public works programme.


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Romania and Poland hope Sweden and Finland will be able to join NATO despite Turkey's reluctance, the country's foreign ministers said Friday during a visit to Ankara.
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The African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (AGF) has launched a training and mentorship programme for 80 youth-led start-ups and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Nigeria.
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