EKEDC explains reasons for prolonged outage
The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC), yesterday, appealed to customers and the public to join in the fight against vandalism of its electrical installations
Lagos govt, firms partner for uninterrupted power supply
The Lagos State Government has reiterated the need for stable and quality power supply in the state to boost economic activities.
Government in power without power - Part 2
The absence of basic infrastructure fuels corruption and is a disincentive for selfless service, as our leaders in office, having tasted the allure of stable power supply through generators funded with the commonwealth....
Manufacturers in Edo, Delta groan under poor power supply, others –MAN chairman
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has identified poor power supply, high cost of diesel, and raw materials, as affecting the businesses of its members in Edo
JJRAWLINGS… Words of eminent African Statesman
After Ghana’s Independence President, Kwame Nkruma (1907-1972), retired Flt. Lt. Jerry Rawlings was generally perceived as the next strongest and most influential leader of the former Gold Coast. JJ Rawlings became a Ghanaian leader after a bloody revolution he led in the early 1980s. He later transformed from military leader to civilian President and ruled…
Ekiti labour protests against BEDC’s outrageous billing, epileptic power supply
The organised labour in Ekiti State yesterday staged a protest at the office of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), ordering it to stop outrageous billing and incessant epileptic power supply or leave the state.
Again, Nigeria records electricity grid collapse as power generation drops
In what could be described as perennial menace, the electricity grip which powers the entire country collapsed in the early hour of Wednesday, leaving the nation in darkness. The grid recorded over eleven system collapse last year and had collapsed earlier this before going down at about 1:21AM. The system was later restored shortly but…
Mixed reactions over epileptic power supply during lockdown
Some electricity consumers looking forward to improved power supply, to cushion the effect of the nationwide stay-at- home-order, as part of measures to limit the spread of the outbreak of Covid-19, have expressed dissatisfaction over the worsening state of power supply...
Nigerians task government on economy, employment, power supply
The latest poll by NOIPolls has revealed that Nigerians want the Federal Government to prioritise the improvement of the economy, create job opportunities and ensure steady electricity supply for all in 2020.