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29 Nov 2017
Progressive Estate Community Development Association (PECDAS), Iwowokekere in Ijede area of Lagos, has raised an alarm over the failure of Ikeja Electric to energise the 33kv, 500kva transformer donated by the community since 2014.
18 Oct 2017
The inability of Distribution Companies (DISCO’s) to remit money collected to the Market Operators (MOs) and Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc. (NBET) is hindering stable power supply in the country, a former President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Mustapha Shehu has said.
1 Jul 2017
AEDC had procured 30,000 meters, adding that in few days’ time, another contract signing programme for the procurement of another 30,000 meters would be effected to meet up with the yearly target of 120,000 meters.
22 Feb 2017
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has frowned at the non-adherence to the Electric Power Sector Reform (EPSR) Act by some of generation and distribution firms in the country.
13 Feb 2017
Electricity generating companies (GENCOs) charged distribution firms (DISCOs) and offtakers N30.51 billion as cost of generation in the power supply chain in 2016.
2 Feb 2017
The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has explained that the planned increase in electricity tariff was not a guarantee for steady power supply.
31 Jan 2017
More than three years after they took over operations of the power sector, the distribution companies (Discos), handling retail distribution and marketing of electricity in Nigeria, have not been able to effectively.....
24 Jan 2017
In line with statutory regulatory requirements, the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC), has become the first electricity distribution company (DISCO) in Nigeria, to open up...
7 Sep 2016
The Federal Government’s budget for the year 2016 is N6.06 trillion. Of this amount, the government planned to borrow N1.884 trillion from domestic and external sources. All of the borrowed ...
17 Aug 2016
The Minister of Power, Housing and Works, Babatunde Fashola has restated government commitment to support local meter manufacturing companies in Nigeria through favourable policies.
12 Aug 2016
A pressure group, ‘D-Forum’ of Ogwashi-Uku, Aniocha South Local Council of Delta community group, has threatened to sue the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) over blackout in the town.
3 Jul 2016
Residents of Lokoja, the Kogi State capital have continued to groan under consistent power outage in most parts of the town.


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Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey is expected to step down as the social media network's CEO, CNBC reported on Monday.
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After 11 months it was closed to traffic, the Toyota-Murtala Mohammed Airport Road link bridge has opened to traffic. The Lagos State government had on January 10, 2021, announced the closure of the bridge following a fire accident that damaged a part of the bridge after a diesel-laden tanker exploded. Repair works commenced on the…
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A businesswoman heading to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for Umrah (Lesser Hajj) has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja for ingesting 80 pellets of cocaine.
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The much-anticipated sex crimes trial of Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite charged with grooming underage girls for late financier Jeffrey Epstein, is set to begin Monday before a packed federal courthouse in Manhattan.
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The former Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has highlighted the critical steps that the Nation must take to end the security challenges facing the country. Dogara said that the electoral system should be rejigged to ensure the emergence of credible leaders. Dogara who was a keynote speaker at House of Justice Annual Summit in…