Leadership Newspaper page 17 and Daily Trust page 24 reported that, the Chairman, Board of Directors of Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Abbas Mohammed Jega, yesterday expressed his gratitude to Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu for his relentless support for the company.
Mohammed, made this declaration in Birnin/Kebbi, when he led the company’s board of directors on a courtesy visit to the Governor.
Details of the stories are as follows:
Leadership: “KEDCO applauds Kebbi Gov over sustainable support”.
Daily Trust: ”Kaduna electric board chair pledges to boost power supply”.
Leadership Newspaper page 13 reports that, the President of the Nigerian Consumer Protection Network (NCPN), Kunle Kola Olubiyo and other professionals in the power sector have warned on the security implications of the proposed privatization of some key electricity generation plants in the country by the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE).
The Special House of Representatives Joint Committees are to meet this week to begin the special parliament inquiry into the proposed sales of the 5 generating plants.
Details of the story captioned: “Expert rejects BPE proposal to sell 5 NIPP/NDPHC power plant”.