Posts Tagged ‘Discos’

BREAKING| National Grid Suffers Another Collapse As TCN Blames DisCos

Nigerians were on Sunday, thrown into darkness following a system collapse which affected power supply to electricity consumers. The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) had in a terse statement issued by its Spokesperson Oyebode Fadipe confirmed the outage which according to him occurred at about 9:10 am. He said this led to the loss of […]

Presidential Villa will be connected directly to Genco ~ Fashola

The Aso Rock Presidential Villa which is the official residence of Nigeria’s presidents has signed up to procure its electricity directly from a power generation company (Genco) instead of through a distribution company (Disco), Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has said. According to Fashola, in a statement from his office, the […]

Metering is your job, NERC slams Discos

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has said the obligation to ensure that all electricity consumers have meters remained with the electricity distribution companies under Meter Asset Provider Regulations 2018. “This is consistent with their respective licensing terms and conditions and Section 4 (1) of the said regulations that provides that, inter alia, distribution licensee is […]

Fulfill Terms of Agreements or be Sanctioned, Saraki Tells Discos

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has said that any electricity distribution companies who fail to live up to the terms of the agreements they reached with the Federal Government before commencing operations should be sanctioned, Vanguard reports. Saraki made the call when the Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Dr. Sam Amadi, led […]