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IBEDC Says Paucity of Fnnds Cause of 5 Months Power Outage in Ife

The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) on Wednesday explained to the Osun House of Assembly that the five months power outage in Ife North Local Government Council was due to paucity of funds. Mr Akin Ogunleye, Osun IBEDC Regional Head, explained to the lawmaker that the power outage in the council was caused by a faulty power transformer ...

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EKEDC Blames Vandalism of Installations for Power Outage

Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) is blaming the vandalisation of it’s electrical installation as cause of the series of power outages being experienced by it’s customers. According to the Disco some the vandalisation were done during the ENDSARS protest. The Disco however said it was currently doing major repairs on the damaged equipment including transformers and cables. The Chief Legal ...

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NDPHC to Commission Transmission Sub-station in Lafia

Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) will be commissioning a 330/132/3kV, 2x150MVA and 2x60MVA transmission sub-station constructed in Lafia, Nasarawa State. It will be the first time that the state capital, Lafia and its environments would be connected to the national grid since its creation on October 1, 1996. The Commissioning of the transmission sub-station was made known in a ...

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NBET Executes N1.3 Trillion Power Sector Payment Assurance Facility

can …Minister Demands More Commitment….The Minister of State, Power, Dr Goddy Jedy Agba, has commended the Management and staff of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET) Plc for their contribution towards the growth of the power sector while charging them not to rest on their oars.The Minister while making the commendation said the present administration is working assiduously to improve ...

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Ikeja Electric Introduces SingleView for Prepaid Meter Management

Ikeja Electric Plc (IE) has announced the introduction of Singleview, an interactive platform designed to enable prepaid meter customers access their vending pattern and consumption. The platform was unveiled by Mrs Folake Soetan, Chief Executive Officer, Ikeja Electric on Friday in Ikeja. Soetan said the platform serves as a major touch point where prepaid meter customers could access personal information ...

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700MW Zungeru plant ready for investors’ takeover – FG

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that some power generation and transmission projects had been completed and were ready for takeover by investors. It named the 700 megawatts Zungeru Power Plant and the 10MW Katsina Windfarm project as some of the facilities that were ready for takeover. The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, disclosed this while playing host to the ...

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EKEDC Flags Off 2021 Customer Service Week Celebration

Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has flagged off activities for the 2021 Customer Service week celebration. The Company in a statement by its General Manager, Corporate Communications, Godwin Idemudia, disclosed that the week-long event has been designed to reflect the theme of this year’s celebration which is Power of Service. He noted that this year’s customer service week is very ...

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Ikeja Electriic Announces 132 KV Lines Upgrade Parts of Lagos May Experience Outage

Ikeja Electric (IE), Nigeria’s largest Electricity Distribution company has announced the planned re-conductoring of 132KV lines embarked upon by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), aimed at expanding the capacity to wheel more power.The Chief Technical Officer, Ikeja Electric (IE), Jide Kumapayi, who disclosed this while addressing journalists, said the upgrade by the TCN couldn’t have come at a better ...

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Seplat Energy is Committed to Sustainable Power Supply to Oben Cottage Hospital – CEO

L-R: Mrs. Obasuyi Amen, Chief Accountant, Edo State Oil & Gas Producing Areas Development Commission (EDSOPADEC),represented the Chairman EDSOGPADEC; Folorunsho Afolabi, Managing Director, Seplat West Ltd; and Chief Victor Uzamere, the Obadolaye of Benin Kingdom; His Royal Highness, Odoligie Frederick Ogiemwonyi, the Enogie of Oben; and Emmanuel Otokhine, Base Manager, Western Assets, Seplat Energy Plc, at the commissioning ceremony of ...

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Minister Urges Synergy Among Power Sector Stakeholders

The Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, has urged stakeholders in the power sector to synergise to give Nigerians a stable, affordable and constant electricity supply. The minister stated this in a statement by Mr Austin Asoluka, Deputy Director, Press, Ministry of Power, in Abuja on Thursdays. The minister stated this in an interactive session with the Distribution Companies (DISCOS) ...

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