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    Kaduna Electric Urged To Roll Out More Prepaid Meters

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    Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has been urged to roll out more prepaid meters to address the problem of estimated billing being faced by customers yet to be metered within the DisCo’s franchise area. According to a press release issued by Kaduna Electric’s Head, Corporate Communication, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, the advice was given by the Sokoto State Chairman…

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    Nigeria To Witness Economic Boom In 2017 If… – Expert

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    A University don, Dr Remi Mudepin, has said that the Nigerian economy will regain its strength for businesses to flourish in 2017 if the government could sustain its current economic policies with sincerity of purpose and focus. In a telephone chat with LEADERSHIP on Monday, Dr Remi, an economist and lecturer with the economic department of…

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  • Nigerians Are Very Hospitable – Australian Envoy

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    The Australian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Lehmann, has stated that Nigeria is one of the most hospitable countries in the world. Lehmann made this known at the weekend while delivering the welcome speech at the maiden edition of Annual General Meeting (AGM)/Dinner of the Australian Alumni Association of Nigeria (AAAN) held in Abuja….

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    FG To Spend $150m On Rural Electrification

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    The Federal Government has announced plans to spend an estimated $150million on its intended rural electrification programme in the country using 44 tertiary institutions and the small hydro dams in the rural areas of the country as anchors for the programme. According to a press statement issued by the special assistant on communication to the…

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    Electricity: National Grid Receives Additional 30 MW Soon

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    As the federal government continues in its drive for incremental power, the national power grid is to enjoy additional 30 MW as completion of the Gurara power project is slated for early 2017. This was disclosed by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN, after inspecting the 30 Megawatts (MW) hydropower…

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    Why Islamic Banking Is Most Needed Now – Economist

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    Dr Remi Medupin is a don in the Department of Economics, College of Management Sciences, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. In this interview with Abah Adah, he speaks on topical economic challenges faced by Nigeria and the way out sion with the inflation rising by the day, leaving the Naira helpless against the dollar. What do you…

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    BEDC Tops Meter Rollout Rating By NERC

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    Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has been ranked first in metering progress performance rating report among the eleven distribution companies (DisCos) by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). According to a statement issued, the report, which came on the heels of additional 100,000 metering plan for the remaining part of 2016, as announced at the…

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