Electricity Tariff Hike: NASS Will Act In The Interest Of The Masses, Says Saraki President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday pledged that the National Assembly would act to ensure that the electricity tariff hike is resolved in the interest of the people. Addressing the rally comprising of the Nigeria Labour Congress, […]
In a calculated move to avoid a recurrence of the 2000/2001 California electricity crisis in Nigeria, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said it is working on a new set of regulations that could prevent the country’s budding electricity market from collapse in the event that any of its critical players – generation, distribution […]
The Senate on Tuesday reviewed the operations of the electricity distribution companies (Discos) since the unbundling of Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN), describing them as fraudulent and extortionist, acts which must be rejected by all. However, Senator Adamu Aliero took a lone stand when he pleaded with his colleagues to give the distribution companies […]
Senators who contributed to the motion narrated tales of woes on electricity supply and billing in their respective districts as well as their personal ordeals in the hands of the Discos, warning that the trend must not be allowed to continue.