Usman Gur Mohammed
'$1.66bn projects threatened over removal of TCN boss'
Investment worth over $1.661billion from multilateral agencies' is currently under threat due to the removal of the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Usman Gur Mohammed, the Nigerian Power Consumers Forum (NPCF), said yesterday.
After N1.5tr intervention, TCN pushes for cost-reflective tariff
To avert further fruitless expenditure of public funds by the government on the country's power sector, Industry players have hammered the need for Nigerians to get ready to pay cost reflective tariffs on electricity.
Many DisCos not performing, investing in new capacities, says TCN
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has justified the suspension of some Distribution Companies (DisCos) from the Electricity Market, stating that there was need...
TCN to boost transmission capacity to 10,000MW this year
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), yesterday, in Abuja, said electricity wheeling capacity in the country will hit 10,000 megawatts (MW) by year end.
FG says no going back on 20,000MW transmission capacity by 2021
Though Nigeria's power transmission network currently hovers around 8, 000MW, the Federal Government, yesterday said there was no going back on achieving 20,000 megawatts of electricity transmission by 2021.
Electricity workers plan showdown in power sector
The Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Company (SSAEAC) has planned to shut down the power sector over alleged breakdown of law and order by Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Usman Gur Mohammed.
TCN pays over N2.5b for recovery, clearing of abandoned equipment
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has disclosed the payment of over N2.5 billion for the clearing and recovery of some abandoned and stranded transmission equipment at the nation’s seaports.
TCN raises N474.3b for transmission upgrade
Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has raised $1.55 billion (N474.3 billion) from multi-lateral donor agencies for the purpose of building capacity in line with its planned transmission, rehabilitation and expansion programme in Nigeria.