DAILY NEWSPAPERS REVIEW, MONDAY 13TH JULY, 2022

Punch Newspaper page 19 reports that Federal Government plans, 3,863Megawatts of electricity to boost power supply to customers across the country in the next 24 months. The paper further reports that according to data obtained from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, the current state of the sector indicated that the country’s transmission infrastructure could evacuate…

DAILY NEWSPAPERS REVIEW, FRIDAY 8TH JULY, 2022

Punch Newspaper page 19, Daily Sun page 20 and Vanguard page 19 all reported that 16 companies are pre-qualified for the privatization of the five National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs) across the country.  The five NIPPs plants are Geregu, Omotosho, Olorunsogo, Calabar and Benin-Ihovbor. The Director-General, of the Bureau of Public Enterprises while listing the…

Wednesday 6th July, 2022

Leadership The leadership Newspaper of 6th July, 2022 on page 15 reports that the University College Hospital, Ibadan (UCH) has denied reports that the Hospital is to charge N1, 000.00 daily electricity tariff from patients. The public Relations Officer, Mr. Toye Akinrinola during an interview said the proposed tariff when implemented will cover utilities such…

DAILY NEWSPAPERS REVIEW, MONDAY 4TH JULY, 2022

(i) The Punch Newspapers on page 37 have reported that the President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) GCON, has assured Nigerians and the general public that the Federal Government would complete and deliver all ongoing projects before the end of this Administration. The President who was represents by…

DAILY NEWSPAPERS REVIEW, FRIDAY 1ST JULY, 2022

DAILY TURST The Editorial page of Daily Trust on page 17 of Friday chronicled inception and present state of the Mambilla Hydropower Plant Project. The paper informed that this all-important project whose completion would not only boast electricity supply but also contribute to Agriculture, manufacturing and tourism by helping to control flooding, irrigation and promote…

Implementation of Identified Priorities and Deliverables of Federal Ministry of Power

The Federal Ministry of Power formulates and implements Policies of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) for the development and efficient operation of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI). The Ministry monitors and superintends: Generation Transmission Distribution of Electricity. This responsibility is enshrined in item 13 of the Concurrent Legislative List of the 1999 Constitution…