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Joe Okei-Odumakin: Fuel, electricity hike’ll worsen hardship

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Cross River Watch President, Centre for Change and Women Arise, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin, has faulted the increase in electricity tariff and petrol price would worsen...
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NERC: Electricity tariff increase takes effect September 1

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The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has approved an increase in electricity tariff with effect from September 1, 2020 (today). This comes three months after the...
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Expert lauds President Buhari for granting waiver on prepaid meters import levy

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An Electricity expert, Mr Mohammed Idris on Monday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for granting a one-year waiver on import levy on prepaid electricity meters. Idris...
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President Buhari moves to end arbitrary billing for electricity

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the commencement of a nationwide mass-metering programme as part efforts to put an end to estimated and arbitrary billing for...
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Senate demands review of Power Sector Reform Act

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The Senate on Wednesday called for the review of the Power Sector Reform Act 2005. According to the upper chamber, a new and more dynamic...
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House of Reps: GENCOs, DISCOs have failed Nigerians

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The House of Representatives declared yesterday that Power Generating Companies, GENCOs, and Distribution Companies, DISCOs, have failed, saying they have disappointed the citizenry. The lawmakers...
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Tariff hike: Electricity consumer group says National Assembly intervention timely

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A group, All Electricity Consumers Protection Forum, on Thursday commended the National Assembly for playing a pivotal role in halting the increment in tariffs by...