Power Holding Company Of Nigeria (Phcn)
Residents of the area revealed that they have never enjoyed power supply from the former government owned National Electric Power Authority (NEPA) turned Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN).
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has announced that the national grid has been restored following its collapse that led to widespread power outage across states.
Energy is the basic necessity for the economic development of any country. Electricity does everything for our comfort and convenience with utmost efficiency such that our lives will come to a standstill without it.
There is electricity outage across some states in the country following the collapse of the national electricity grid. The collapse is coming a day “after the national grid rose to 5,114 megawatts”.
Professor Adesoji Adesina, a popular chemical engineer has said that it would take Nigerian power sector 100 years for steady power supply, saying Nigeria really need to diversify.
Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, has provided some details regarding the names of contractors that allegedly collected money for electricity projects but failed to execute any projects.