Tag: Power

Ministry of Power on Third Isuance of the Sovereign Green Bond

Tanimu- July 14, 2021

Engr. Sale MammanMinister of Power The Honorable Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman yesterday, participated alongside his counterparts from the Ministries of Environment, Agriculture and ... Read More

What Caused the Current Power outages Bedevilling Many Parts of the Country

Tanimu- April 16, 2021

The problem is caused by the breakdown of some National Integrated Power Plants supplying electricity to the national grid. The plants are namely, Sapele, Afam,Olonrunsogo, ... Read More

Nigeria to Study Egypt, Siemens Power Project

Tanimu- March 1, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari had directed the Ministry of Power to collaborate with the Egyptian government on the effective implementation of the Presidential Power Initiative, otherwise ... Read More

Official Statement from @NERCNG on FG’s 50% Power Tariff Increase

Tanimu- January 5, 2021

The attention of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (“the Commission”) has been drawn to publications in the print and electronic media misinforming electricity consumers that ... Read More

Minister of Power Under Mambilla Hydroelectric Power Project Inaugurates 500 Youths for Skills Acquisition Training

Tanimu- December 12, 2020

Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman inaugurated a Youths Empowerment and Skills Acquisition Training (YESAT) for 500 youths in Jalingo, Taraba State. The empowerment and ... Read More

FG to Revive 3 Major Power Projects in Abia North

Tanimu- December 5, 2020

The Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman has given the assurance that the three Power projects located in Abia North of Abia State would be ... Read More

FG Energizes Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi with Solar Hybrid Mini-Grid

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2020

Under the Federal Government's Energizing Education Programme (EEP), the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM) in Benue state was energized with a 8.25MW Solar Hybrid ... Read More

NGO commends Minister of power on improved power generation in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- November 10, 2020

The Centre for Media Education and Networking (CMEN), a non-governmental organisation, has commended the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, for focusing on President Muhammadu Buhari’s ... Read More

Getting Power Sector that can Provide Quality Service to Consumers – VP Osinbajo

Tanimu- November 5, 2020

Sale of Afam Power shows private sector confidence in Buhari administration’s reforms, Elumelu tells VP *Plants expected to increase national grid output by 966MW – ... Read More

Minister of Power Says FG Creating Jobs for Youth with 5m Solar Power Projects, Mass Metering

Tanimu- October 26, 2020

The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman, has said the Federal Government is creating massive job opportunities for Nigerian youths in the power sector through ... Read More

Senate commendation excites Ministry of Power – Official

Suleiman Idris- July 25, 2020

The Ministry of Power has expressed joy at the commendation given by Senate over its efforts to sanitise and expose the power sector for best ... Read More

Appointment of New Managing Director/CEO for the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading, PLC (NBET)

Tanimu- June 15, 2020

In furtherance of the reorganization/ realignments in the Power Sector, the Honourable Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman announces the appointment of a new Managing ... Read More

EEDC Warns Against Obstruction of Power Line, condoles with family of Nnewi Electrocution Victim

Henry Solomon- May 26, 2020

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has again warned the public to avoid erecting structures or trading under the power line right-of-way. The Head of Corporate ... Read More

#COVID19: Ministry of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman on Tariffs, Palliative Measures for Power Sector

Tanimu- March 31, 2020

As part of the Federal Government efforts to ameliorate the current challenges occasioned by the ravaging COVID – 19 pandemic, The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission ... Read More

Power Minister, Engr. Sale Mamman Visits Emir of Daura

Tanimu- March 1, 2020

The Federal Government is currently constructing a new 330kv/132kv substation in Daura, Katsina State as part of its plan to strengthen and boost power supply ... Read More

OAU 8.05 Megawatt Power Project to be Completed Soon – Minister

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

The Minister of State for Power, Prince Goddy Agba, has assured authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, that 8.05 Megawatts power Project embarked on by ... Read More

Governor Fintiri Directs The Re-connection of Michika, Madagali to National Grid

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2020

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri had directed the state ministry of Infrastructure and Community Development to work with Yola Discos to commence the process of reconnecting ... Read More

Power Ministry Projects with African Development Bank

Tanimu- January 29, 2020

Ongoing & proposed Projects by the Nigerian Government in the Power Sector in Collaboration with the African Development Bank Group. These projects across Nigerian include ... Read More

Nigeria, World Bank Power Projects Under NETAP

Tanimu- January 22, 2020

The @NigeriaGov in Collaboration with the @WorldBank has a number of projects ongoing in the Power Sector under the Nigerian Electricity Transmission Project (NETAP). These ... Read More

President Buhari Approves Inter-Ministerial Steering and Project Delivery Committee for Mambilla Hydro Power Project

Tanimu- January 13, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the constitution of two committees for the Mambilla Hydroelectric Power Project in Taraba State. They are the Inter-ministerial Steering Committee ... Read More