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13 Oct 2017
Abnormal estimated bills, unjustified disconnection of electricity and collection of illegal and illegitimate charges by the Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) has led to a street protest by the residents of Oshodi and Mafoluku community seeking an end to the problem.
2 Aug 2017
Electricity Consumers in Lagos have given the Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) October deadline to provide prepaid meters or face their wrath.
6 Jul 2017
For almost a year, residents of Segun Awolowo Street, Ejigbo, in Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State have been in perpetual darkness, as a result of their removal from a transformer in the area...
14 Jun 2017
Electricity Consumers, under the aegies of Joint Action Congress of Electricity Distribution Consumers Right have issued stern warning to Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) to comply with Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission’s
16 Mar 2017
Four persons, who allegedly assaulted an employee of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC), Samuel Odukoya, were on Tuesday arraigned at a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
29 Jan 2017
From reports, the generation capacity has dropped from 3,959MW to 2,662MW and this is attributed to the low water levels at the hydro power stations and shortage of gas to the power plants due to vandalism.
23 Nov 2016
Journalists and other professionals living in Arepo, an outskirt of Lagos State on Monday stormed the premises of Ikeja Electric Distribution Company (IKEDC) to protest against three months....
27 Oct 2016
Residents of Ije-Ododo, a growing community in Iba Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State, have decried the frequent power outage in the area.
26 Sep 2016
Residents of Shagari Estate, Mosan-Okunola Local Council Development Area, Lagos, have been thrown into darkness as the base of some electric poles in the area have been eroded.
15 Mar 2015
Electricity consumers may have to wait till the end of 2018 for their homes to be metered as the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said it might not sanction distribution companies for not providing their customers with prepaid meters until the end of the five-year agreement they signed with the government to make the…


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A special court in Benin on Tuesday sentenced one of the country's opposition figures, Joel Aivo, to 10 years in prison after a treason trial critics dismissed as a politically-motivated sham. Several opposition leaders were detained before or just after an April election that saw President Patrice Talon win a second term with more than…
21 mins ago
A Federal High Court sitting in Lokoja on Tuesday ordered the police in Kifi to pay N1million in damages to a suspect for breach of his Fundamental Rights.
26 mins ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has said it recorded zero fatality from coronavirus on Monday, though 167 additional infections were reported in seven states and FCT.
46 mins ago
On 5th November 2021, MTN and Airtel confirmed, through their social media handles, the Approval-in-Principle (AIP) by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for Payment Service Bank (PSB) license. The approval is a step towards fulfilling their long-standing wish. The telcos have never hidden their desire to get fully involved with financial services. The large…
1 hour ago
Ahead of the new year, the BBC has named Multiple Award-winning author and Feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie amongst its list of 100 inspiring and impactful women from around the world for 2021. Adichie is listed under the "Culture and Education" category, which consists of 31 women out of the 100 chosen. Under the post designated…