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    Electricity Generation Hits 3,959 MW

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    The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday disclosed that it wheeled out about 3,959 megawatts of generated electricity to the 11 distribution companies operating in the country as Nigeria’s power supply gradually stabilized. This was contained in the power generation data obtained from daily forecast on the Nigerian Electricity System Operator (SO) website. The daily…

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    Court Jails 2 Vandals Of BEDC Facility In Delta State

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    Efforts at curtailing the activities of electricity vandals in Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC) network has again yielded results as two persons, Friday Tega and Tega Ajaino were on recently sentenced to three years nine months and two years imprisonment respectively with hard labour. The accused according to a statement from BEDC, were convicted by…

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  • Don’t Attribute All Building Collapses To Structural Defect – Expert

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    The registrar, Surveyors Council of Nigeria (SURCON), Surv. Suleiman Hassan, has advised that engineering or structural defects should not be presumed to be the cause of all building collapses, citing  human relationship with the environment as a monumental factor. Hassan made this observation while fielding questions from journalists in Abuja on the prevalent cases of…

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    Saboteurs Threaten Devt Of Nigeria-Sao Tome/Principe JDA

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    The development of the Nigeria-Sao Tome/Principe Joint Development Authority (JDA) is being threatened by a group of saboteurs outside the agency, LEADERSHIP has gathered. The activities of these saboteurs, who have been identified as some staff members affected by normal redeployment and restructuring in the organisation and are currently involved in a faceoff with the…

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  • Uyo Building Collapse: COREN Moves To Unravel Cause

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    The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), in conjunction with the Nigerian Building and Road Research Institute (NBRRI), has set up a special committee to investigate and unravel the cause of the  recent fatal collapse of Reigners Bible Church building in Uyo, the Capital of Akwa-Ibom State. Briefing newsmen in Abuja, the…

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  • OSGOF Can Generate Revenue For Nigeria – Surveyor-General

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    The Surveyor-General of the Federation, Surv. Ebisintei Awudu, has affirmed the capability of the Office of the Surveyor-General of the Federation (OSGOF) to generate substantial amount of revenue for the country. The Surveyor-General, who stated this while playing host to his foreign counterpart from Ordinance Survey International, a subsidiary of the Ordinance Survey of Britain,…

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    GENCOs, DISCOs Lose N809.8bn To Forex Crisis

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    …say crisis crippling power sector Power generation companies and distribution companies (GENCOs and DISCOs) have recorded a shortfall of N809.8 billion as at November due to scarcity of foreign exchange. Disclosing this yesterday at a press briefing in Abuja, Executive Director of the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), Mr Sunday Oduntan, who said the…

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  • Shortfall In Power Industry Is N809.8bn – Electricity Distribution Boss

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    Shortfall in the electricity industry has been put at N809.8 billion. This was disclosed by the Executive Director of the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), Mr Sunday Oduntan, while briefing newsmen in Abuja  on Thursday. The executive who decried the shortfall being recorded in the distribution subsector alone as very worrisome and capable or…

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