Rural Electrification Agency
Nigeria’s Renewable Energy to hit 30%
The Federal Government, yesterday, said attempts were in top gear to increase renewable energy penetration to 30 per cent across the country by 2030.
Stakeholders canvass improved electricity supply through solar power
Stakeholders in the energy sector have stressed the need for Nigeria to intensify efforts on improved electricity supply to boost the standard of living.
FG boosts rural electrification in Ebonyi, inaugurates 100KWP solar hybrid
The Federal Government, in partnership with the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has inaugurated a 100KWP solar hybrid mini-grid in Eka Awoke community in Ebonyi State.
Nigeria receives AfDB financing for rural electrification project
The Federal Government has received financing from the African Development Bank (AfDB), for the Nigeria Electrification Project (NEP), a nationwide initiative aimed...
COVID 19: REA powers four health facilities
As part of the fight against the Novel Coronavirus, which has ravaged the entire globe, the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has energised four health facilities through its solar hybrid mini-grid plants. The four facilities located in three states of the federation, namely University of Abuja Teaching Hospital COVID-19 Isolation Center, Nigeria Center for Disease Control's…
HURIWA queries Maiyaki’s appointment as REA procurement director, petitions ICPC
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has protested the decision of the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, to impose his kinsman, Mr. Bulus M. Maiyaki, as the Director of Procurement of the Rural Electrification...
Buhari appoints new MD for Rural Electrification Agency
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Electrification Agency. Mr Aaron Artimas, the Special Adviser, Media and Communication to the Minister of Power, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. Artimas said that Ahmad, a renewable…
Niger: FG, World Bank light up Rokota community today
The Federal Government, through its Implementing Agency–Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has facilitated the commissioning of a solar hybrid...