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10 Oct 2021
The Ikeja Electric has deepened billing transparency and feedback channel for its customers by launching its SingleView App.
17 Jul 2020
To address the issue of outrageous billing that has continued to plague the electricity distribution sub-sector, and the numerous complaints by consumers, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)
6 Aug 2019
The menace of estimated electricity billing on non-metered buildings by the electricity distribution companies is worse than any form of social injustice anyone can think of. Despite what the regulations say, the effrontery with which the personnel of these companies embarks on their revenue drive at the expense of innocent people makes one wonder whether…
17 Apr 2019
With about 4.7 million unmetered consumers projected to double in a couple of years, stakeholders in the energy sector have aligned with the federal government’s Meter Asset Provider (MAP) regulations to close the metering gap and its attendant challenges in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry.     The Managing Director, Mojec International Limited, Chantelle Abdul, explained…
10 Apr 2019
Residents of Abule Taylor have expressed displeasure over the low power supply and high bills being charged by Ikeja Electric (IE) since February, which has led to the collapse of small-scale businesses in the area. According to the residents, an attempt to meet with officials of IE to sort out their complaints about what they…
31 Aug 2018
Scores of Igbehin Community Association (CDA) residents in Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State yesterday protested against the total blackout for two weeks, while urging Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC), to provide prepaid meters for the area. The residents, who staged a protest to The Guardian newspaper headquarters at Rutam House, Isolo, caring placards,…
5 May 2018
The Federal House of Representatives has said it was determined to strengthen the operations of indigenous meter manufactures and curb cases of estimated billing in the country. Mr Isreal Famuyiwa, Chairman of the House of Representatives’ ad-hoc Committee on Power to curb excessive charges by Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) made the assertion on Friday in…


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The newly sworn-in Governor of Cross River State, Senator Bassey Otu has taken the oath of office and promised a robust administration.
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In the $8.3 billion prosthetic global market, a med-tech start up in Ho Chi Minh city- Vietnam called VULCAN AUGMETICS, is poised to change the narrative upper body amputees for many outside Asia, starting in Africa before expanding into the Caribbean region. After 4 years of diligent research, engineering, trials and testing, it created the lowest cost battery-powered functional modular prosthetic arm, that is certain to change the lives of millions across Africa and the Caribbean.
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, officially commenced his second term in office following the completion of his swearing-in by the state’s Chief Judge, Justice Kazeem Alogba. Sanwo-Olu was optimistic that the best days of the state and its inhabitants lie ahead.
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Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has said controversial conduct of the 2023 governorship election in the state introduced deep political cracks. Fintiri, who spoke after taking his oath of office at Ribadu Square for a second term..
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Daura Emirate will hold a traditional durbar, alongside other activities, today, in honour of former President Muhammadu Buhari, in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State.