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Senate Minority Leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu from Delta State. on Monday in a motion canvassed for adherence and respect to the concept of separation of powers as enshrined in the laws of Nigeria.

House of Reps minority caucus cautions NERC against tariff increase

Minority caucus of the House of Representatives has cautioned the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) against carrying out the proposed increase in electricity tariff.

Jos DisCo outlaws estimated billing

The Jos Electricity Distribution Company (JEDC) has said the company has put an end to estimated billing of customers in Plateau, Benue, Bauchi and Gombe states for amount of energy they consumed.
The Minister of Power, Mr Saleh Mamman, has assured Nigerians that effective metering will tackle the challenges of liquidity and energy theft in the power sector.

Ministry, other agencies to collaborate for improved power supply

Federal Ministry of Power has called for collaboration and synergy between the ministry and its agencies in the implementation of their core mandates for effective service delivery.
President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Ayuba Wabba

NLC rejects ‘deliberate’ delay, demands immediate implementation of new minimum wage

The National Executive Council (NEC) of NLC has rejected the delay by the Federal Government to commence implementation of the New National minimum wage.

Labour sets agenda on generation, transmission, distribution of electricity for minister

Organised Labour in the nation’s Power Industry, has written to the new Minister of Power, Engineer Saleh Mamman, welcoming him to the sector and setting agenda on generation, transmission and distribution of electricity for him.

AEDC: We’re ready to implement prepaid meter policy in Abuja, others

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) says it has received the approval of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to begin installation of meters, under the Meter Asset Provider (MAP) policy.

DisCos: Electricity market records over N1.4 trillion shortfall

Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) say the non review of the Multi-Year Tarrif Order (MYTO), since February 2016 had resulted in the accumulation of over N1.4trillion shortfall in the nation’s electricity market.

Electricity market records over N1.4 trillion shortfall – DisCos

Electricity Distribution Companies say the non-review of the Multi-Year Tarrif Order, since February 2016 had resulted in the accumulation of over N1.4trillion shortfall in the nation’s electricity market.

Federal government, power firms disagree on stranded 2,000MW

Electricity distribution companies do not believe that there are about 2,000 megawatts of electricity that are stranded in the Nigerian power sector.

James Momoh: NERC working on alternative energy sources

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, says it is working on alternative energy sources to boost power supply in the country.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Electricity: Customer eligibility policy yielding results – minister

The Customer Eligibility Policy of the Federal Government has started yielding result, with five industrial customers presently buying electricity directly from Generation Companies.

Prepaid Meters: Electricity workers flay DISCOs

The Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) has lent its voice to the calls on electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) in the country to provide consumers with prepaid meters.

Shell to provide additional 624MW to national grid

Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) on Tuesday announced its readiness to deliver additional 624MW to the national grid to boost electricity supply nationwide.

NERC discards method for calculating electricity tariff

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has discarded the multi-year tariff order (MYTO) to cross check whether consumers are being cheated with the computation.

PTDF hosts training of govt agencies on OPEC data management

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) said it has completed arrangements to conduct a two-day training for officials in relevant agencies under the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources, and other key ministries, departments and agencies (MDA’s) on the completion of OPEC Annual Questionnaire for member countries.

New regulation threatens N466 billion power sector loans

The nation’s banks could lose over N466 billion exposures to the power sector due to new policy by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).

Energy thieves will be prosecuted – Babatunde Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday said some influential people in the country were not paying for power, adding that plans were on to prosecute them and drag them into the energy payment net.

Ishiagu community petitions NERC over power outage

The Ishiagu community in Ivo Local Government area of Ebonyi has decried the continued power outage in the area.

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