'Increase in fuel price, electricity tariff, inflation pose difficulty for Nigerians'
The Chairman, Courteville Business Solutions Plc, Afam Edozie has said an increase in electricity tariff, inflation rate, fluctuating price of crude oil and increase in the price of Petroleum Motor Spirit.....
KADECO plunges Kafanchan in total blackout after violent protest against tariff hike
The Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KADECO) has shut its Kafanchan business unit indefinitely following the protest by residents of the Southern Kaduna community against increase in electricity tariff and poor power supply in the area, which turned violent.
FG suspends implementation of reviewed electricity tariff
Nigerian government has directed the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to suspend the implementation of the recently reviewed tariff. "To promote a constructive conclusion of the dialogue with the Labour Centers (through the Joint Ad-Hoc Committee), I have directed NERC to forestall the implementation of the duly performed minor review (which adjusted tariffs between N2…
Electricity tariff to go haywire as govt withdraws subsidy
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) confirmed, yesterday, that some electricity consumers in the country would pay more for energy to reflect inflation trend and Foreign Exchange reality.
NERC denies increasing electricity tariff by 50%
The management of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said there is no 50 per cent increase in electricity tariff. NERC spokesman Micheal Faloseyi refuted the reported increment in a statement on Tuesday. “The commission hereby state unequivocally that no approval has been granted for 50 per cent tariff increase in the tariff order…
‘Why labour suspended strike against electricity tariff hike, deregulation policy’
First, we should start by appreciating why the labour movement issued a strike notice; why the trade unions opted for strike rather than dialogue. The straightforward answer would be that the other party (government) was not available to dialogue.
SERAP, 302 others sue Buhari over fuel price, electricity tariff hike
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), one of the leading voices of #EndSARS protests, Aisha Yesufu, and 301 other Nigerians have filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly...
FG extends suspension of new electricity tariff by 1 week
The Federal Government has extended the suspension of the new electricity tariff by one week.
Nigeria extends suspension of electricity tariffs by one week
The Nigerian Government has extended suspension of electricity tariffs by another one week. The decision was taken on Sunday in Abuja at the resumed negotiation between the Federal Government and Labour. The negotiation committee is scheduled to meet over the next 60-90 days to resolve other outstanding issues. The revised Terms of Reference (ToR) for…