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  1. Band A Customers Left in the Dark: DisCos Blamed for Failing to Deliver Promised Power Supply

    Nigeria Band A Customers Left in the Dark: DisCos Blamed for Failing to Deliver Promised Power Supply

    Electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in Nigeria are facing scrutiny as they fail to meet the mandated power supply requirements for Band A customers, as directed by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). Following NERC's approval of an electricity tariff increase for...
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    Business Dependence on alternative energy rises as power generation drops – The Guardian Nigeria News

    https://guardian.ng/business-services/dependence-on-alternative-energy-rises-as-power-generation-drops/ Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Metro Nigeria govt explains electricity shortage nationwide – Daily Post Nigeria

    https://dailypost.ng/2020/03/08/nigeria-govt-explains-electricity-shortage-nationwide/ Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Business Nationwide epileptic power supply to continue till next weekend – Plus TV Africa

    https://www.plustvafrica.com/nationwide-epileptic-power-supply-to-continue-till-next-weekend/ Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Epileptic power supply: FG defends sale of electricity to ECOWAS – The Sun News

    The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), disclosed yesterday that it was economically wise to sell electricity to buyers in other countries since generating companies must continue to invest and reinvest to sustain the supply chain. Defending the sale of electricity to … Read more via...
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    Business BLACKOUT As Fire Incident Causes 6 Power Stations to Shut Down

    A fire incident reported by the gas processing company has caused the shut down of six power stations in the company. The affected power stations are Egbin 1,320MW; Olorunsogo NIPP 676MW, Olorunsogo 338MW, Omotosho NIPP 450MW, Omotosho 338 MW and Paras 60MW Read the ministry’s full statement...
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    Business How Fashola Is Improvising Power Supply

    Minister of Power, Babatunde Fashola has in the past weeks embarked on various projects and assessment at improvising electricity supply in the country. Here are some of the Minister's recent works: 1. March 1, 2017: Power Sector Payment Assurance Program (PSPAP) approved by Federal Executive...
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    Business Why 8 Areas Suffered Power Outage In Lagos Yesterday – EKEDC

    The management of Eko Electricity Company (EKEDC) on Friday said that power outage currently being experienced by its customers on Victoria Island and Lekki was caused by system collapse from the national grid. Mr Godwin Idemudia, the General Manager of the company, said this in a statement...
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    Business Nigeria's Power Generation Hits 3,810 Megawatts

    The Transmission Company of Nigeria has transmitted about 3,810 megawatts of electricity generated on September 8 by the generation companies to the 11 distribution companies. Punch newspaper quoted the Nigerian Electricity System Operator details on Thursday. According to its operational...
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    Metro Nigeria: Power Supply Now 3,061Mw

    The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday sent out 3,061megawatts (Mw) of electricity generated by the electricity generation companies to the 11 distribution companies (DisCos). The Nigerian Electricity System Operator (SO) made this known on its website yesterday . According to...
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    Business Nigeria Is Second Largest Market For Generator Driven Economy In Africa

    Data on Genset Import/Export Trade from United Nations Statistics Division, shows Nigeria is the second largest market for generator driven economy in Africa with manufacturers of generators, the ilk of General Electric, Cummins, FG .Wilsons; Siemens, and other major power firms, brought into...
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    Metro 12 Power Plants At 0 Megawatts As Power Generation Stagnant At 1716MW

    The Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI), Friday, said it lost 4,533megawatts (Mw) to gas constraints. For vandalism of gas pipelines that resulted in the gas shortage and 182Mw line constraint, the electricity market would have supplied 6,387Mw to its customers on June 22. “On June 22...
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    Politics Niger Delta Militants Responsible for Darkness in Nigeria - Fashola

    Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, attributed the recent attacks on gas pipelines in the Niger Delta region by militants to power failure in the country. Fashola made this known while speaking on issues affecting the sector at the inaugural town hall forum...
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    Politics I Want To See Sustainable, Reliable Electricity Fulfilled Before I Die – Fashola

    Babatunde Fashola, minister of power says he wants to witness the fulfillment of the Nigerian promise before he dies, and this thought keeps him awake. Fashola lamented that Nigeria is currently bedeviled by a number of challenges, but he vowed to do his best in tackling them. “I’m a thinking...
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    Politics [Video] Fashola: Nigeria In Darkness Because We Have Amateurs Managing The Economy

    During the 7th Bola Ahmed Tinubu Colloquium, Babatunde Fashola, the then Governor of Lagos state described those handling the Nigeria's power sectors as incomptent people. Fashola said: "We have darkness because our Economy is managed by ‪incompetent‬ and amateur people”. Today, Babatunde...
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    Business Blackout Looms As 19 Plants Shutdown Over Militant Attacks on Gas Supply

    Nineteen thermal plants in Nigeria have been shut down after militants knocked out the Forcados export pipeline last February, and the Escravos- Lagos link early May, leaving the country to depend on only four gas-powered generators. This, according to Bloomberg yesterday, signalled a looming...
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    Metro Oyo: Former Governor's Wife, Residents Protest Electricity Cuts and Crazy Bills

    The wife of a former Oyo State Governor, Mrs. Aderonke Olunloyo, joined thousands of residents of the Felele area of Ibadan on Wednesday to protest against the non-availability of electricity and “crazy bills” from the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company. According to PUNCH, the protest...
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    Politics Fashola: ‘If There’s No Electricity, It’s Not President Buhari’s Fault'

    Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, as appealed to the conscience of electricity workers on Thursday, April 7 over epileptic power supply in the country saying the issue of epileptic eletricity is not the President's fault. Speaking at the third triennial delegates’...
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    Business Nigeria: Power Generation Crumbles To 0MW For Hours [PUNCH]

    Nigeria’s power generation collapsed completely on Thursday at exactly 12.58pm to zero megawatt and this persisted for about three hours, PUNCH reports. Data from the country’s System Operator showed that around 1pm on Thursday, no power generation company in Nigeria produced a single megawatt...
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    Politics See This Hilarious Tweet From Ben Murray-Bruce

    Here is another powerful message about power supply in Nigeria....it seems everything is no more working in the country... See tweet from Ben Bruce