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21 Jun 2017
As part of the efforts to enhance energy efficiency of consumers under its watch, the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) is set to commence the publication of power availability schedule for customers in their franchise areas of Edo and Delta states.
15 Jun 2017
The Edo State government, in collaboration with Siemens AG, has planned to generate 1,000 megawatts of electricity.
10 May 2017
Data collection on work-related accidents and diseases is very important for analyzing and preventing accidents and occupational diseases at the workplace, Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has said. 
7 Apr 2017
A fresh move has begun to restore electricity supply to four local councils in Ondo south district that were disconnected from the national grid since 2014 by the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) over alleged indebtedness.
25 Mar 2017
There was jubilation by residents of some parts of Ogwashi-Uku, headquarters of Aniocha-South Council of Delta State over the weekend, as Benin Electricity Distribution (BEDC) restored power to the community seven years after it was thrown into darkness.
22 Mar 2017
There was mass jubilation by residents of Ogwashi-Uku community Headquarters of Aniocha-South Local Government Area of Delta State last week, as the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) restored power to the area after over seven years of blackout.
13 Mar 2017
Personnel of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), were gripped with grief at the weekend as one of their colleagues, a middle-aged man, was electrocuted in the course of duty in Ondo State. 
1 Feb 2017
Residents of Agbor, the headquarters of Ika South Local Council of Delta State yesterday trooped out in their thousands to protest against the poor electricity supply from the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC).
14 Dec 2016
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has pledged his readiness to partner with the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC), to industrialise the State and create jobs for its teeming unemployed youths. 
2 Dec 2016
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has provided over 500 distribution transformers to ensure reliable power distribution to its customers.
15 Nov 2016
The Senate Committee on Privatisation said it is not in favour of outright cancellation of power sector privatisation, as being clamoured.
19 Oct 2016
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC) has emerged tops in metering progress performance rating report amongst Distribution Companies (Discos) carried out by the Nigerian Electricity ...


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Seun Kuti, son of Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, has cancelled a concert in Morocco to mourn last week's tragedy on the border of Spain's Melilla enclave in which at least 23 African migrants died. Saxophonist and singer Kuti had been set to play on Saturday at the Jazzablanca festival in the Moroccan port city of…
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Demonstrators held rallies in several Spanish cities and in Rabat late Friday to protest over the deaths of 23 African migrants who died in a crush trying to enter the Spanish enclave of Melilla in northern Morocco. Thousands of protesters gathered in Barcelona, Malaga, Vigo and San Sebastian and in Melilla itself to denounce migration…
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One migrant was killed and at least six others, including a teenage girl, were injured Saturday in a shootout between migrant groups in Serbia near the Hungarian border, the state-run RTS television reported. The 16-year-old girl sustained life threatening injuries in the incident that occurred in a forest in the outskirts of Subotica, some 160…
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Are you planning to switch to a healthy diet? A great breakfast snack to include is a chicken wrap. Not only is it packed with healthy goodness, but it is also a delicious meal you can enjoy at any time of the day.  Need to make a healthy chicken wrap? This is the recipe you…
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Inter Milan have signed former Borussia Dortmund attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan from league rivals AS Roma, the Italian Serie A runners-up confirmed on Saturday. The 33-year-old Armenian Mkhitaryan has signed a two-year deal to 2024, according to media reports, after leaving Europa Conference League champions Roma on a free transfer. Mkhitaryan played from 2013 to 2016 for…