Justice Abimbola Awogboro of a Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday, remanded seven men in custody of the Nigerian Correctional Services (NCoS), for alleged diversion and stealing of equipment meant for the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP).
14 Oct 2022
Controversy surrounding the proposed sale by the Federal Government of the five National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) assets should not be surprising, considering the obvious failure of the privatisation exercise of power distribution aspects of the sector, for which Nigerians are still suffering. The question that readily comes to mind is whether or not the…
3 Aug 2021
The Senate has uncovered irregularities in N1.1 trillion Federal Government investments in Crown Agents Bank and other financial institutions.
6 Jul 2021
The Federal Government has assured prospective power investors that the five National Integrated Power Plants (NIPPs) put up for sale will go on as planned.
5 Jul 2021
The Federal Government says the five National Integrated Power Plants (NIPPs) put up for sale will go on as planned.
27 May 2021
Stakeholders in the power sector, yesterday, decried the limitations hindering government intervention in the electricity sector despite the addition of over 3,400 megawatts (MW) to the national grid and 22 substations ...
30 Apr 2021
For more than three weeks, power supply in the country has worsened as the frequency and duration drastically reduced. Meanwhile, the cost of alternative supply is on the rise, causing Nigerians to groan.
12 Apr 2021
Notwithstanding the peak-wheeling performance recorded by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) a month ago and huge gas reserves of 203 trillion cubic feet (tcf), constraints, including limited gas supply....
1 Apr 2020
Amid rising tension from the outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic and the shrinking activities across oil fields, there are indications that Nigerians may end up in darkness due to shortage of gas.
16 Aug 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday lamented that in spite of Federal Government’s efforts at improving power generation in the country, electricity distribution...
9 Jan 2019
Over the years, the growth of Nigeria’s power sector has continued to fall short of stakeholders’ expectations, and this is evident in the epileptic supply that has characterised operations.
1 Nov 2017
The Nigeria’s power sector lost 2,648.7 megawatts (mw) on the October 29 to line and gas constraints, according to the daily electricity generation report by the Federal Ministry of Power Works and Housing.