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Kano Disco decries non-payment of electricity bills by customers

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has decried that only the average of 170, 000 out of 470, 000 of its customers settle their monthly electricity bills in Jigawa, Kano and Katsina states.

Official: Illegal connection, meter bypass major challenges of KEDCO

Alhaji Jamilu Gwamna, the Managing Director, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), has described illegal connection and meter bypass as the major challenges bedeviling the operation of the company in its franchise areas of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa.

Man electrocuted in Jigawa

A 40-year-old man, Muhammad Bulala, has been electrocuted in Auyo Local Government area of Jigawa, the police have said.
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House of Reps speaker calls for suspension of hike in electricity tariff

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has called for the suspension of the proposed hike in electricity tariff, saying the increment should not be allowed until estimated billing is criminalised.

Electricity consumer group opposes N1.2 trillion bailout for GenCos, DisCos

The Electricity Consumer Protection Forum on Monday opposed the request by power Generation Companies (Gencos) and Distribution Companies (DisCos) for N1.2 trillion bailout from the Federal Government (FG).

Ex-VP Sambo: I don’t own shares in Kaduna Disco

Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo, has described as ‘total falsehood and fallacy’ a story linking him to ownership of Kaduna Electric Power Distribution Company of Nigeria (KAEDCO).

NERC gives DISCOs ultimatum to settle debts, address breaches

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Wednesday served notices to eight electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) of its intention to revoke their operational licences if they fail within 60 days to remedy alleged ‘breaches of the terms and conditions of their power purchase agreements’.

KEDCO threatens legal action against customers over assault of staffs

The management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company, KEDCO, has threatened to take legal action against any customers found assaulting it staff while on official duties – distribution of electricity bills and collections of payments.

Kano faces blackout as TCN threatens KEDCo with termination notice

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Wednesday issued a notice of intent to terminate the operations of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO).

Sallah: Kano Disco assures customers of adequate power supply

Dr Jamilu Gwamna, the Managing Director, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has assured customers in the franchise areas of adequate power supply while congratulating all muslim faithful ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

Eid-el-Kabir: KEDCO felicitates with Muslim faithfuls

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has congratulated all muslim faithful on the occasion of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration while assuring its numerous customers of adequate power supply to make the celebration a memorable one.

KEDCO: Federal government, Siemens deal will revolutionize power sector in Nigeria

Dr Jamilu Isyaku Gwamna, the Managing Director of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), said the power deal signed by the federal government and German-based Siemens would revolutionize the power sector in Nigeria.

Blackout looms in parts of Kano as TCN suspends KEDCO

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) on Sunday became the latest electricity distribution company to be affected by the gale of regulatory sanctions by the electricity market operator.

Katsina gets joint security task force to protect power installations

Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has launched a Joint Task Force (JTF) for its Katsina State zonal office to safeguard electricity installations and other equipment in the area from vandals.

KEDCO loses N150 million to vandalism

Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) said it lost N150 million to vandalism on its facilities in two months in 2016.

KEDCO urges staff to be more committed to meet N4 billion monthly target

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has urged all its staff to be more dedicated and committed for the company to meet up with the N4 billion monthly collection target.

KEDCO appoints new head of corporate communication

The management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has appointed Ibrahim Shawai as its new head of corporate communication.

KEDCO: No victimisation, witch-hunt in our promotion

The management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has clarified on the alleged lopsided promotion and remuneration saying the essence of the exercise is to improve employees’ performances.

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