Friday, October 7, 2022


August 9, 2022

Fire blazes EKEDC substation in Lagos

Mr Idemudia said that the DisCos’ technical and safety teams were currently assessing the situation and investigating to identify the cause of the fire.

Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC)
August 8, 2022

Electricity distribution companies increased revenue by 44.5% in one year: NBS

Specifically, the total revenue collected by DisCos stood at N761.17 billion, as against N526.77 billion in 2020.

August 4, 2022

FG declares disconnecting customers’ electricity supply without 10-day notice illegal

“The massive disconnection of communities because of debt is not only illegal, it is outrageous and an abuse of the people’s right.”

Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC)
June 15, 2022

FG to begin second round of mass metering programme in August

About 980,000 electricity customers benefited from the free prepaid meters under the first phase of NMMP

Prepaid meters
June 13, 2022

SPECIAL: National grid collapse has ruined our businesses and impoverished us, Nigerians groan

When the power grid collapsed across the country, soft drinks seller Tayo Ogundapo’s trade too collapsed.

Lantern light and Powergrid used to illustrate the story
May 28, 2022

UK firm partners DisCos to stop energy theft in Nigeria

The firm says its system automatically alerts the utility’s field team to investigate, resolve and report electricity theft immediately.

Electricity meters used to tell the story.
May 6, 2022

Group slams national assembly for failing to criminalise estimated billing

“This bill would have put an end to what Nigerians are facing today in the hands of the DisCos but unfortunately it did not scale through.”

Analogue meters
December 27, 2021

How Buhari performed in supplying electricity to Nigerians in 2021

Nigerians are expecting better times in terms of electricity supply and can’t wait to reap the benefits of such plans.

President Muhammadu Buhari/Lantern in darkness
December 26, 2021

DisCos, banks dominate poor-service complaints from Nigerians in 2021: Official

Babatunde Irukera explained that aviation and telecommunication related complaints followed the chart.

August 6, 2021

NLC demands electricity tariff reduction, kicks against GENCOs paying FG in dollar

NLC has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime reduce electricity tariff as it kicks against the government receiving payments from GENCOs in foreign currency.