NERC moves to remove tariff-related liabilities from DisCos

By Oke Peter The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Thursday moved to remove historical related liabilities from the financial records of DisCos. NERC said that the order No. NERC/196/2020 that it... Read more »

Discos and electricity consumers in 2020

Arguably, after politics and security, the question of service delivery in the Nigerian power sector, a highly sensitive one at that, is the most discussed in the country today. The distribution sector... Read more »

Power generation hits 4,898.2MW •Don’t revoke our licences, Discos beg NERC

The total quantum of electricity generated on the national grid since the beginning of 2020 reached a peak of 4,898.2 megawatts on Wednesday, latest industry data obtained on Thursday in Abuja showed.... Read more »

Electricity tariff hike still subject to public consultation — NERC

By Jumoke Adelabu The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said the review of electricity tariffs in the country is subject to public consultation. The chairman of the board of NERC, James... Read more »

Electricity billing: NERC orders DisCos’ transition to cashless billing, collection

By Oke Peter AS part of its efforts to ensure optimal utilization of resources for the provision of electricity services, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Tuesday, ordered the electricity distribution... Read more »

NERC releases electricity firms’ 2019 Quarterly Report

The Nigerian Electricity Regulation Commission (NERC), on Saturday, said Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) recorded the highest remittance efficiency of 43.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2019. The Second Quarter... Read more »

Licence cancellation: FG gives Discos December 7 deadline

Power distribution companies have till December 7 to submit their written responses providing reasons their licences should not be cancelled, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) declared on Tuesday. In an updated... Read more »

Nigeria’s power grid records 206 collapses in 9 years …As foreign-funded investment hits N715bn

Nigerians woke up on Wednesday, May 8, to a nationwide outage that cut off power from many homes and factories, leading to reduced load allocations to the distribution companies (DisCos). About 5:29... Read more »

The rise and rise of Ikeja Electric

By Oke Peter Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence. —John... Read more »

Ikorodu community lauds Ikeja Electric for ‘Back-To-School’ initiative

Nigeria’s leading electricity distribution company, Ikeja Electric, has received commendation from Executive Chairman, Ijede Local Council Development Association (LCDA), Honourable Salisu Fatiu Jimoh as the company donated educational packs including bags, exercise... Read more »