DESPITE NLC INTERVENTION, SUSPENDED INCREASED ELECTRICITY TARIFF TO BOUNCE BACK NEXT WEEK SAYS FG

By Emmanuel Addeh and Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The federal government has approved the resumption of the collection of Service-Based electricity Tariffs (SBT) from next week, after sealing a deal with organised labour, THISDAY learnt yesterday. The government was forced to suspend the implementation of Read More …

NASS LEADERSHIP MEETS OSINBAJO INSISTS INCREASED ELECTRICITY TARIFF UNTIMELY

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja met with Senate President, Ahmed Lawan and Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, over the proposed increase in electricity tariff. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Osinbajo, heads the Power Sector Reform Read More …

FG AUTHORISES ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION COMPANIES TO INCREASE TARIFF AS FROM APRIL 1

The Executive Director, Research and Advocacy, Chief Sunday Oduntan, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has said that the 11 electricity distribution (Discos) will not commence implementation of the extraordinary tariff review of MYTO-2015 until they get the go ahead from the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Read More …