Dr. Chukwueloka Umeh
New power MoU with Siemens stirs concerns, uncertainty
While the Nigerian power sector has remained a notable failure five years after it was privatised, a new deal between Nigeria and Siemens of Germany has raised fresh concerns and criticisms regarding the government’s readiness to address the numerous challenges bedeviling the sector. KINGSLEY JEREMIAH writes on the apparent fault lines in the Memorandum of Understanding.
‘Nigeria’s electricity distribution below installed capacity due to broken value chain'
Dr Chukwueloka Umeh is the Chief Executive Officer of Century Power Generation (CPG), a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) set up for the primary purpose of generating electricity at utility scale. In this interview with FEMI ADEKOYA, he talks about the firm’s 1500MW gas-fired power plant in Okija, Anambra Staten and how the nation can address…