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Ezekwesili Promises To Fix Power, Implement Electricity Reform Act

Ezekwesili Promises To Fix Power, Implement Electricity Reform Act

The Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ezekwesili has promised to implement the 2005 Electricity Reform Act and fix the country’s power if elected President.

Lack Of Electricity Not FG’s Problem, Says Fashola

Lack Of Electricity Not FG’s Problem, Says Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has declared that it is not the problem of the federal government if Nigerians do not have electricity.

Why I Am Ashamed Of Nigeria – Akinwumi Adesina

Why I Am Ashamed Of Nigeria – Akinwumi Adesina

The president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina, says he is ashamed of Nigeria's power generation.

Our Power Plants Performing Below Capacity – Gencos

Our Power Plants Performing Below Capacity – Gencos

Electricity generation companies in Nigeria have said their power plants are being forced to operate below their optimal capacity levels.

Power Supply Drops As Grid Collapses

Power Supply Drops As Grid Collapses

Nigeria's electricity supply has been struggling to stay above 3,000 megawatts in recent months as power grid collapse continue to limit generation.

Why There Is Power Outage In North-East – TCN

Why There Is Power Outage In North-East – TCN

The power outage in some states in the North East was because of a  fault on the Jos-Gombe 330kv transmission line, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said.

African Leaders Will Laugh At Nigeria When They Visit – Presidency

African Leaders Will Laugh At Nigeria When They Visit – Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said Nigeria will be made a laughing stock by leaders of the neighbouring countries if they should visit the country and discover that power supply was not sustainable.

Nigeria’s National Grid Jumps By 200MW

Nigeria’s National Grid Jumps By 200MW

Two hundred megawatts of power has been added to Nigeria's national grid, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said. 

TCN Obtains N567.3bn To Deliver 20000MW

TCN Obtains N567.3bn To Deliver 20000MW

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said it has gotten N567.3 billion to expand the national grid to 20,000MW by 2021.

Power Generation Drops To 2,684MW

Power Generation Drops To 2,684MW

Nigeria's power generation has dropped by 777.9 megawatts on Monday as output from the hydropower plants and gas-fired stations suffered declines.

Nigeria’s Power Generation Rises To 7,000 Mega Watts

Nigeria’s Power Generation Rises To 7,000 Mega Watts

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says Nigeria's power generation has reached 7000 Mega Watts.

Electricity Firms Reveal How Fashola Is Allegedly Mismanaging Taxpayers’ Fund

Electricity Firms Reveal How Fashola Is Allegedly Mismanaging Taxpayers’ Fund

Electricity distribution firms in Nigeria have accused the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, of spending taxpayers’ money on misguided projects.

Fashola Spits Fire, Warns DISCOs To Stop Mass Disconnection

Fashola Spits Fire, Warns DISCOs To Stop Mass Disconnection

Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola on Monday warned electricity distribution companies in Nigeria to improve their services or stop operating.

FG To Invest 72bn On Procurement Of  Electricity Equipment

FG To Invest 72bn On Procurement Of Electricity Equipment

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has revealed that the Federal Government has invested N72 billion on the purchase and installation of equipment to distribute the country's fallow 2,000 megawatts of electricity.

Adesina Calls On FG To Tackle Power Crises

Adesina Calls On FG To Tackle Power Crises

Chairman of the Egbin Power Plc Kola Adesina, has attributed the nation's power crises to the " misalignment of vision, policies, and strategies."

Nationwide Darkness Looms As 8 Power Stations Shut Down

Nationwide Darkness Looms As 8 Power Stations Shut Down

Nigeria's power generation has dropped by 1,087.6 megawatts with eight power stations closing down their operations on Friday and Saturday. 

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