Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


4 Oct
Ikeja Electric Plc says some areas under its operational network will experience outages for a period of eight weeks to enable the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to re-conduct its 132KV lines.
27 Sep
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has affirmed a N2.65 billion loss to vandals of power lines in Borno and Yobe states.
30 Aug
My attention was recently drawn to an article published in a national daily titled “Investors battle electricity regulator over policy suspension”.
24 Aug
One of the biggest threats to Nigeria being able to take a leading role and benefitting maximally from the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is the energy poverty crippling manufacturers and providers of goods and services.
29 Jul
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), says the nation’s collapsed grid has been fully restored.
15 Jul
The Transmission Company of Nigeria, (TCN) and World Bank have said unless the capacity of the workforce in the power sector is improved, achieving projected development in the industry
13 Jul
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has said that an estimated N493.404 million is expected from the concession of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and sale of five Nigerian National Integrated Power Projects
12 Jul
Mr Yunana Malo, Director, Energy Department, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) says there is no plan to privatise the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN).
19 Jun
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has carved out a new transmission region in Kano from the old Kaduna Region.
17 Jun
Plans by the Federal Government to complete privatisation of the electricity sector, eight years after initial attempt, has led to stakeholders tasking government on what to do to make a difference.
28 May
Plans by the Federal Government to unbundle the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and eventually sell the power firm may soon become reality as the Bureau of Public Enterprises
20 May
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has restored power supply on most of its 33KVA feeders and that the Kaduna Distribution Company (KAEDCO) had indicated readiness to pick supply.


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