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RE: Wasted Decade in Power Sector

A critical reading of the largely self-contradicting and self-indicting interview, granted the BUSINESSWORLD column of THISDAY by Dr. Sam Amadi, a former Chairman of...

Nigeria: Federal Govt to Invest N72bn in Discos to Boost Power...

The Federal Government is to invest about N72 into the operations of the 11 Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos). The intervention, according to the Minister of Power...

Nigeria: We’ve Had Four Wasted Years in Power Sector – Amadi

A former chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, Dr. Sam Amadi, in this interview with Chineme Okafor, says the country’s privatised electricity market...

EU to Launch €30m Power Finance Scheme in Nigeria

The European Union (EU) and All On – an impact finance outfit, would launch a €30 million worth of electrification financing initiative for off-grid...

Nigeria: N778.7bn Debt to NBET Weighs Down Power Discos

The 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria are heavily indebted to the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) to the tune of N778.7...

Nigeria: Power – MDAs, Others’ Debt Hit N5bn Monthly

The Federal Government has ordered the metering of its ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) as debts profile of these agencies and barracks of military...

Nigeria: ‘It’s Impossible to Meter all Electricity Consumers Without Reflective Tariff...

Kola Adesina is the Group Managing Director (GMD) of Sahara Power Group, owner of Egbin Power Plant. In this interview, he says until the...

Nigeria: GenCos Release 4,117 MW of Electricity on April 1

Electricity Generating Companies (GenCos), comprised of gas-fired and hydro stations, released an average of 4,117 megawatts of power into the national grid on Monday,...

Nigeria: Power Sector Privatisation, a Success for Gencos — Ogaji

The Executive Secretary, Association of Power Generation Companies, Dr Joy Ogaji, tells ’FEMI ASU that the electricity generation capacity has increased significantly after the privatisation of...

Nigeria: Using Off-Target Parameters to Measure Power Supply Stability

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, recently disclosed that some cities in Nigeria can now boast of constant power supply. Fashola,...