Posts Tagged ‘Electricity Tariff’

NERC: Nigerian govt orders 78% hike in electricity tariffs

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Saturday announced the immediate review of electricity tariffs in the country from April 1st 2020. The order was issued to the 11 electricity distribution companies (DISCos) on December 31, 2019, but published on the Commission’s website on Saturday. Signed jointly by the Chairman of the Commission, Joseph Momoh, and the […]

EMMAN plans to produce 50,000 meters monthly

The Electricity Meters Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMMAN) on Saturday said it was planning to gradually increase its meter production capacity from 25,000 to 50,000 monthly. The Executive Secretary of EMMAN), Mr Muideen Ibrahim, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the gradual increment was to meet the country’s metering need and […]

Electricity Tariff To Rise By 40% From November

Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Dr. Sam Amadi has announced plans to increase electricity rates that would amount to as much as 40% for some customers and 5% for others next month. Speaking in a telephone chat from his Abuja office, he told The AUTHORITY on Sunday that the rise was caused […]