Masari urges KEDCO to improve on electricity services
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, has urged the Kano State Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) to improve its services to the state.
Relief as more electricity consumers in Rivers get prepaid meters
Electricity consumers in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, who have been yearning for prepaid meters, had their wishes come true as a meter asset provider (MAP), Armese Consulting, recently supplied over 15,000 sets to customers in its coverage area
Six DisCos may evade NERC’s sanction after complying with remittance directive
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) says six out of eight Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have complied or substantially complied with the approved minimum remittance
KEDCO debunks rumours of total power outage in Kano
Mr Ibrahim Shawai, the Communication officer, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), has debunked rumours of a three-day power outage in Kano and its environs.
Women protest against outage, allege extortion by Kaduna Disco
Hundreds of women stormed the streets in Unguwan Doma Community in Gonin-Gora, Kaduna, to stage a peaceful protest over outage and exorbitant...
TCN suspends Port-Harcourt DisCo from electricity market
Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has suspended and disconnected Port-Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) from the electricity market.
KEDCO decries 'inappropriate' suspension by TCN
The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has faulted the action of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) over energy supply as illegal and unwarranted. TCN in its official twitter handle, on Sunday, announced the suspension of KEDCO for alleged default in observance of Electricity Operator Administered Market Conditions and Market Participation Agreement. According to TCN, the…
‘Power sector holds the key to poverty eradication’
Dr. Jamilu Isyaku Gwamna is the Managing Director of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO). In this interview with LEO SOBECHI, he explains how the firm has been grappling with challenges of supplying electricity in troubled northern Nigeria. He also examines KEDCO’s growth in terms of network capacity, staff training, initiating modern programmes and vision of…