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8 Mar
The 11 electricity distribution companies yesterday, in Abuja, insisted that payment for meters by end-users remains justified despite the mass-metering programme of the government
26 Nov 2021
A price increase of about 30 per cent announced lately on electricity meters countrywide is not the best thing that can happen to the power sector which is already characterised by inefficiency
5 Jul 2021
The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has warned that meter deployment and installation by its field officials remains free and not for sale.
17 Nov 2020
In addressing youth unemployment and building sustainable human capacity development, Momas Electricity Meters Manufacturing Company (MEMMCOL) has offered to train over 300 unemployed youths
30 Oct 2020
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), yesterday, disclosed that power generation to the national grid has hit 5,459.50 megawatts. General Manager, Public Affairs, TCN, Ndidi Mba, said the power was transmitted through the national grid at a frequency of 50.26Hz about 8.15 p.m. on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.  Also, the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP)…
11 Mar 2020
Despite electoral promises, the problem with Nigeria’s power sector has remained largely unresolved in the almost five years of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. It has rather been characterised by buck-passing by officers of his government. FEMI ADEKOYA writes.
10 Jul 2019
Considering that tariff for street lights are supposed to be one of the lowest by regulation, residents of MD Avosh zone, Magodo phase one in Lagos, have decried and described as unacceptable, the issuance of crazy billings for street lights within the community by Ikeja Electric. The Zonal Chairman of MD Avosh Zone, Magodo Phase…
7 Jun 2017
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) Plc management has absolved itself of allegations of short-changing its customers, especially those on estimated billing.
3 Jan 2017
The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) yesterday promised to provide its customers in five states of the South East with smart meters this year to reduce complaints about high bills.


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Zamfara Government on Sunday advised individuals to obtain guns and defend themselves in the height of the resurgence of insecurity in the state. The state government, in a statement by the Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Dosara, said:” the government has henceforth, directed individuals to prepare and obtain guns to defend themselves against the bandits.…
26 mins ago
Rivers United were crowned Nigerian league champions on Sunday after closest rivals Plateau United lost 2-1 at Akwa United to give the Port Harcourt side an unassailable lead with three rounds of matches still to play. Rivers United, who play away at Nasarawa United later Sunday, have 71 points from 34 matches, 10 points clear…
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What is an ulcer? It is a sore in the stomach or the small intestine. The common sign is a pain in the upper part of the stomach. Ulcer usually occur when the acid in the stomach ruins the lining of the digestive tract. Due to this, there is the need to pay attention to…
47 mins ago
NDLEA has arrested a Brazilian-returnee with pellets of cocaine concealed in his private parts. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by NDLEA’s Director, Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi. Babafemi stated that the suspect was arrested at the arrival hall of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. He stated…
1 hour ago
World leaders mocked Russian President Vladimir Putin's tough-man image at a G7 lunch in Germany on Sunday, joking about whether they should strip down to shirtsleeves -- or even less. "Jackets on? Jackets off? Do we take our coats off?" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson asked as he sat down at the table in Bavaria's…