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29 Sep
With the inadequacy of the national grid to meet the growing electricity needs of Nigerians, some operators have advocated the decentralization of the grid to allow sub-national entities to generate and distribute electricity.
26 Sep
The new Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, has been urged to chart a new roadmap to address generation, distribution and transmission challenges in the power sector.
21 Sep
A power expert, Mr Kola Balogun, says the Phase One of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) can create 500,000 jobs for Nigerians.
14 Apr
Worried by the dilapidated state of substations nationwide, an expert has urged stakeholders to adopt the digital substation model to boost power distribution in the country.
17 Mar
PwC Nigeria and Momas Electricity Meters Manufacturing Company Limited (MEMMCOL) have called for an effective and comprehensive metering programme to make the power sector more transparent.
9 Sep 2020
The Electricity Meter Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMMAN), has appealed to the Federal Government to review its decision on one-year deferment of the 35 per cent import...
30 Oct 2019
The power sector is faced with lots of various challenges, that have to do with lack of ownership of the entire power sector value chain. In taking ownership, somebody must define a proper roadmap.
31 Aug 2019
Former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has called on all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) especially in Ibadan/Ibarapa axis to close ranks ahead of the tribunal’s judgment...
24 Apr 2019
To aid realisation of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)’s May, 1 directive on meters roll-out, the Chairman...
13 Mar 2019
Chairman, Momas Electricity Meters Manufacturing Limited (MEMMCOL), Kola Balogun, has appealed to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to make single digit credit...
25 Feb 2019
Oyo State Governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo South Senatorial district Senator Abiola Ajimobi has congratulated the candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Kola Balogun for his victory in the National Assembly election. Ajimobi, who contested the seat of Oyo South Senatorial district in the Senate, polled 92, 579…


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The Sen. President Ahmed Lawan on Monday expressed disappointment at the absence of the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunimbe Mamora,
8 mins ago
Blueprint Publisher, Mohammed Idris; Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa, and Turaki of Ilorin, Saliu Mustapha, are winners of the 2021 Campus Journalism Awards (CJA). Youth Digest Editor, Gidado Shuaib said Idris, Bifocal Group founder, will receive the 'Outstanding Personality of the Year (Private Sector)'. Shuaib, in a statement on Monday, explained…
8 mins ago
A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed February 21, 2022, for judgment in a suit seeking to challenge former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar’s eligibility to vie for the office
14 mins ago
Nigeria's High Commissioner to the UK has described the Britain's decision to put the West African country on its red list as a "travel apartheid". Britain added Nigeria to its travel red list and will enforce stricter entry rules starting Monday, over concerns of the spread of the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus. All…
22 mins ago
The Federal Government is prepared to vaccinate 70 per cent of the Nigerian population before the end of 2022.