Electricity tariff: Govt approves up to 75% hike (+ DisCos’ new rates)

Electricity tariff: Govt approves up to 75% hike…

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has approved increase in electricity tariff by the 11 Electricity Distribution Companies, DisCos, in the country. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports the directive of the new electricity tariff…

COVID-19: Govt should provide free or subsidized electricity –CARE

Remittance directive: Six DisCos may evade NERC’s sanction

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, says six out of eight Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have complied or substantially complied with the approved minimum remittance threshold in the Order for July to September 2019. NERC,…

COVID-19: Govt should provide free or subsidized electricity –CARE

No electricity tariff increase has been approved –NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, says no tariff increase has been approved by the commission yet. In a statement he issued on Friday, NERC’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Mr Usman Arabi, said the commission…

We have invested N900bn in power since we assumed office –Osinbajo

We have invested N900bn in power since we…

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration has invested N900 billion in the power sector since its assumption of office in 2015. Osinbajo stated this when he paid a courtesy visit on the Asagba…

Security votes: SERAP sues Buhari, NASS over N241.2 billion

Why Fashola must expose corruption in electricity sector…

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has requested the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, to expose those responsible for the corruption in the electricity sector. In a request made under…