Saturday, 4th December 2021
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18 Nov 2020
The Federal Government, through the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has said off-grid solutions, especially renewable energy will be deployed to solve sustainable energy challenges in rural communities across Nigeria.
26 Feb 2020
World Bank’s $350 million (N126.5 billion) funded Nigeria Electrification Project (NEP) has received a boost with a new agreement to reduce energy gap for underserved Nigerian households and micro small medium enterprises (MSMEs).
8 Jan 2020
Nigerians yesterday criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s reversal of the suspension of Managing Director of the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), Damilola Ogunbiyi.
7 Dec 2019
The Federal Government, through its Implementing Agency–Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has facilitated the commissioning of a solar hybrid...
5 Sep 2019
Federal Government’s efforts at providing the nation’s ivory towers with uninterrupted electricity came to life yesterday with the unveiling of the solar hybrid power plant at Bayero University, Kano (BUK).
21 Aug 2019
The Federal Government yesterday inaugurated the over N200 million solar hybrid power plant in Ukake Community, Ajaokuta Council Area of Kogi State to boost socio-economic activities of the people.
29 May 2019
Experts in the energy sector have raised fresh concern over the poor state of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI), saying the sector may collapse anytime soon unless government embarked on an urgent holistic review. The experts, gave the warning at the 2019 Energy Policy Roundtable on “Nigeria’s Electricity Challenges and Policy Bottlenecks,” in Abuja,…
15 May 2019
Shop owners at the Sura Shopping Complex in Lagos have lauded Federal Government’s 1.5 megawatts Independent Power Project (IPP) describing it as aiding improved power supply and productivity. The project, according to some merchants in the market, has helped to solve the previous power challenges encountered in the complex. It would be recalled that Sura…
31 Oct 2018
Following the mandate to provide electricity through sustainable off grid solutions to under-served and un-served communities and Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), the Rural Electrification Agency ...
20 Dec 2017
The Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has revealed that over 1,068 generators are being used as alternative power supply source by existing 37 federal universities...


Gibson Yah is all smiles after signing a professional contract with AFC Ajax.AFC Ajax have offered a professional contract to Nigerian wonderkid Gibson Yah after an outstanding string of displays in the colours of Jong Ajax. Also referred to as Ajax II or Ajax 2, Jong Ajax are the reserve team of the four-time European…
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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has stated that deliberate measures and investments are being undertaken to create a fully digital ecosystem in all the country’s port locations by 2025.
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Indigenous not-for-profit, the Policy Innovation Centre (PIC), has said behaviourally informed policies can potentially deepen the impact of social interventions in Nigeria. Launched at the 27th Nigerian Economic Summit (NES 27) in October, the PIC helps policymakers and programme implementers improve outcomes for the people of Nigeria. It is also the first national-level unit of…
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The Disability and Covid Second Global Town Hall Meeting in Commemoration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities took place on the 3rd of December 2021. The programme was organised by Special Needs Initiative For Growth in Partnership with Disability Support International. The theme for 2021 is "Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities…
29 mins ago
Nigerian-American artist Adetokunbo ‘Toks’ Adegbuyi has released his latest song. Translated from Yoruba as ‘talk to me,’ Adegbuyi’s “Bamisoro” is an exotic-sounding affair, with rich instrumentation which crosses between Wizkid’s Made in Lagos and the rappers he grew up listening to. Riding the bubbly percussion, Adegbuyi settles into a warm groove as he sings about…