The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said, it has restored the national power grid after partial system collapse at about 10.51am on Monday 26th, September 2022. TCN's General Manager, Public Affairs, Ndidi Mbah who announced the grid restoration in a statement said, the collapse was as a result of sudden...
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has hinted on plans to collaborate with some tech companies to digitalise electricity access in its franchise area. AEDC Chief Business Officer, Sani Usman gave the hint at the Nigeria Energy Conference, recently in Lagos. The Conference was Co-sponsored by AEDC with the theme: "Affordable,...
The Secretary General of the D-8 Countries Organization for Economic Cooperation, Ambassador Isiaka Abdulqadir Imam has pledged to support the ongoing power sector reforms in Nigeria. Ambassador Isiaka visited the Management and Staff of Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc.(NBET) on courtesy, Wednesday in Abuja. D-8, also known as Developing-8, is an...
The Management of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said, contrary to misinformation about a parallel board of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), the Commission only recognised the Interim Board of directors comprising Henry Ajagbawa, K.C Akuma, Adeola ljose, Charles Onwera and Yomi Adeyemi. NERC made the clarification in...
Following the recent deployment of Permanent Secretaries to man various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) by the Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), Mr. Temitope Fashedemi has resumed office as the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Power. This was disclosed in a statement signed by...
Worried by the current energy crisis in the country, the Federal Government of Nigeria said, efforts would be intensified to explore areas of partnership with South Korea. The Minister of State for Power, Goddy Jedy-Agba stated this when he received a delegation led by the President of Korea-Africa Foundation, His...
The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET) Company and the Turkish energy firm, Energy Exchange Istanbul (EXIST) have signed an important cooperation agreement to boost Nigerian Electricity Market. Special Adviser, Media & Communications to the Minister of Finance, Budget & National Planning, Yunusa Tanko Abdullahi in a statement said, the agreement...
Ahead of network automation system, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) recently deployed a new high technology scheme as a stop-gap solution; called Internet of Things (IoT) and Virtual Private Network (VPN) for real time grid management at the National Control Centre (NCC) in Osogbo, Osun state. The deployment of...
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) through the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and under the able leadership of Engr. Dr. Sule Ahmed Abdulaziz has another exciting vision of a Nigeria which the over 200 million Nigerians yearn for. A Nigeria with adequate power supply for industries to thrive, small...
Electricity workers under the auspices of National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) and Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEC) have suspended the nationwide industrial action embarked upon on Wednesday, August 17, 2022,  at the instance of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige. Following an...