Benin Electricity Distribution Company
An Asaba resident and multimedia specialist, Efe Obire, has dragged Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) before a Chief Magistrates Court in Asaba, Delta State
Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Plc has awarded a scholarship covering full tuition fees, monthly upkeep allowance, as well as presentation of a Braille keyboard
Communities in the Enuani clan of Delta State, under the aegis of Enuani Project Group (EPG), have cried out over electricity blackout for 18 years.
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…
12 Mar 2020
The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its Committee on Power to interface with the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) and the Nigerian Electricity...
4 Nov 2019
To ensure the rapid development of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, the Chairman, Abayomi Adesanya, has intensified effort towards curbing Transformer theft. He also named Ilutitun Broad Street after HRM. (Late) Oba Daniel Ikusika Juba, the Rebuja of Osooro Land, a close associate of Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
20 Oct 2019
The management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has warned its customers against making cash payments during the ongoing Metre Asset Provider (MAP) scheme.
19 Jun 2019
On April 3, 2018, The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), introduced a meter asset providers (MAPs) regulation to fast-track the roll-out of meters through the engagement of third-party investors and end estimated billing. The commission had issued permits to licensed firms to begin massive roll-out of new meters by May 1. Several weeks after, consumers’…
24 Mar 2019
The management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has begun enumeration programme in its franchise areas of Edo, Delta, Ekiti and Ondo. This was contained in a statement signed by the Chief Transformation and Strategic Officer of BEDC in Benin, Mr. Ernest Edgar. The statement said the exercise was in compliance with the directive…
16 Jan 2019
Residents of Ode-Aye community in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State have decried the arbitrary services and estimated charges by Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) after 48 months of mass disconnection from the national grid. The community, under the aegis of Bring Back Our Light (BBOL), a pressure group campaigning for the restoration of…
22 Oct 2018
Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has urged residents in Benin City, Edo State, not to blame the company for the recent power outage witnessed in some parts of the state capital. The appeal came on the heels of recent power outage in several parts of the state capital for over three weeks. Head of the…