Tuesday, September 27, 2022


September 23, 2022

Nigerians made 222,639 complaints against DisCos in three months: NERC 

NERC said the DisCos resolved 212,382 complaints corresponding to a 95.39 per cent resolution rate.

June 15, 2022

National grid collapse caused by “external factors”, power supply to improve from July 1: NERC

Mr Garba blamed the recent collapse of the national grid on inadequate gas supply.

Sanusi Garba and Lantern
February 23, 2022

NERC introduces app to report power outage

The app would be integrated into the systems of the various DisCos which would trigger alerts immediately power outage complaints were made by customers.

Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)
February 8, 2022

Power sector improvement in Nigeria due to reforms: Official

“The BPSR was a critical player and stakeholder in the reforms that opened up the power sector to proper regulation…”

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 9, 2021

Buhari regime names new management for AEDC

The government had on Wednesday sacked the management of AEDC over allegations that it hasn’t been meeting its commitments to stakeholders.

November 16, 2021

Nigerians don’t have to pay for electricity metres: NERC

According to NERC, consumers may elect to acquire a meter from the Meter Asset Programme (MAP) pending the conclusion of the NMMP.

Prepaid meters
August 28, 2021

NERC orders DisCos to increase electricity tariff

The increase in tariff will take effect from September 1, with a tariff rate of between N42.44 to 58.94, depending on customer class.

Prepaid meter used to illustrate the story
May 18, 2021

NERC orders DisCo to write off accumulated electricity bill

Mr Oyelade ordered IBEDC to start fresh billing from December 2020 for all the customers affected by the estimated billing in the area.

Prepaid meter used to illustrate the story
April 26, 2021

Another electricity tariff hike imminent as NERC concludes review

NERC said the reviews would put into consideration changes in inflation, foreign exchange, gas prices and available generation capacity.

Prepaid meter used to illustrate the story