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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.
11 Dec 2019
The crisis rocking the ownership of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) may be far from over, as one of the investors, CEC Africa Investments Limited (CECA), insisted that its partner,
30 Oct 2019
If the time-honoured aphorism which considers education as the bedrock of development is anything to go by and if the age-long believe that; with sound educational institutions, a country is as good...
23 Oct 2019
A group of experts under the aegis of the Association for Public Policy Analysis (APPA), as well as the U.S.-Nigeria Trade Council (USNTC), yesterday, in Abuja...
27 Sep 2019
The Executive Director, Research and Advocacy, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), Sunday Oduntan, yesterday, said electricity distribution...
17 Jul 2019
Nigeria is at the point where we need to decide where we are going as an economy. Our primary income is from oil and gas with a large percentage of that skewed...
3 Jul 2019
As of the time of writing this piece, many parts of the country are in the dark literally. No light due to system collapse or there is reduced out-put which is measured in megawatts, a measurement contrivance that an average consumer..
15 May 2019
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has slammed the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) with a fine of N300m over infractions and violation of regulations. NERC, in Order Number 169 issued yesterday, blamed AEDC for the death of a four year-old boy, Mohammed Arafat Jibril, who died on April 11, 2019 at an unlocked substation…
9 Jan 2019
The management of BEDC Electricity Plc (BEDC), said it has successfully reconnected 42 communities within its franchise states of Delta, Edo, Ondo, and Ekiti, which were hitherto without power supply from the national grid, as at end of November 2018.
12 Nov 2018
The Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy, has disclosed that it has no plans to review power sector privatisation.Chairman of the committee, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, disclosed this at its meeting with representatives of Ikeja Electric Plc...
20 Jul 2018
Industry experts have predicted tougher times for the nation’s electricity distribution companies (Discos), contending that the problem was not just about huge financial shortfall...
8 Jul 2018
Upon retirement from the civil service as a pharmacist, 70-year-old Chief Mrs. Ladun Lawal, set up a small outfit to produce pain-relieving ointment in her father’s property in Ife, Osun State.


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The Chairman, Zylus Group International, a property comperty, Dr. Oluwatosin Olatujoye, has canvassed flexible payment policy in addressing housing deficit and ensuring affordable housing in the country.
34 mins ago
A lecturer at the University of Lagos, Dr. Basirat Oyalowo, has identified participative co-production as the key to successful urban regeneration in the country.
1 day ago
When Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin meet virtually on Tuesday the two presidents will have to negotiate a history of mutual suspicion as they take up the urgent issue of a major Russian military buildup on the Ukraine border.
1 day ago
Pope Francis on Sunday returned to the island of Lesbos, the migration flashpoint he first visited in 2016, calling the neglect of migrants the "shipwreck of civilisation".
1 day ago
A US congressman is under fire for posting a picture of his family smiling and holding guns in front of a Christmas tree days after a deadly school shooting rocked the country.