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States free to build own power plants – Fashola

The Federal Government on Thursday has said it is not against state governments developing their own power projects to support development and supply of incremental power. Minster of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, stated this on Thursday at a meeting of the National Council on Power (NACOP) in Jos. …

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Ambode seeks NERC’s approval for 3000MW power project

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday requested for a no objection letter from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) for the State Government’s Embedded Power Programme expected to generate 3000 megawatts of power. Ambode, who led some members of the State Executive Council, lawmakers and other stakeholders to a meeting …

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NERC Release Rights Of Consumers Of Electricity In Nigeria

NERC Release Rights Of Consumers Of Electricity In Nigeria

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), the body empowered to meet the yearnings of Nigerians for stable, adequate and safe electricity supply, has taken the bull by the horn by releasing to the public, the rights of every electricity consumer. Read the rights below: 1. All new electricity connections must …

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Nigerians without prepaid meters should stop paying bills – NERC

Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has ​stated that electricity consumers ​that were ​not provided with prepaid meters ​as at​ March 1 to stop paying electricity bills presented by Distribution Companies (DISCOs) on the basis of estimated billing methodology. The commission also ordered the DISCOs not to disconnect any such customer …

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CBN, FIRS, 32 agencies 8 months late on Budget submission

The Senate on Tuesday frowned at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and 32 other parastatals and agencies of government for failing to submit their 2017 budget proposal eight months after they were due to have been submitted. Following a point of Order raised by …

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