… Needs develop robust cross boarder regional electricity market.
Former Executive Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke has appealed to the Federal Government to review charges on gas selling to generating companies in Nigeria from three dollar per standard cubic feet to 10 cent as he said “it’s not economical’’.
The former Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Honourable Dimeji Bankole, has joined the league of eminent Nigerians that are calling for the listing of big corporations operating in Nigeria on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).
UFOMBA UZUEGBU, Asst News Editor
Labour, under the aegis of the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE), has taken a swipe at the operators in the electricity generation and distribution companies in the country for buck-passing against the backdrop of their apparent inability to provide stable power supply to Nigerians, despite huge tariffs.
NOT many Nigerians may be aware or conscious of the fact that Business mogul and African richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote will be clocking 59 years on planet earth on Sunday April 10 having been born in the ancient town of Kano state on April 10, 1957.
…As megawatts drop to 2,620 megawatts
Following the perrennial poor power generation which dropped further to 2,620 megawatts, Generation and distribution companies in the country have asked for more time and patience from Nigerians to improve electricity supply.