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World Bank Gives Nigeria N107.4 bn Loan For Rural Electrification

The World Bank on Tuesday announced the provision of a $350 million loan (N107.4 billion at the official exchange rate of N307 to a dollar) for the development of rural electrification projects in Nigeria. It also announced Nigeria’s Rural Electrification Agency as the implementing organisation of the Federal Government that would be in charge of […]

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PHCN’s intervention averts disaster as commercial bus crashes into hospital, electric pole

Prompt intervention of men of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) averted what could have been a disaster this morning when a fully loaded commercial bus crashed into an electric pole and parts of the fence of Light Hospital on Folarin Street, Alimosho area of Lagos after its brake failed on motion. The commercial […]

EKO Disco Announces Planned Power Outage

EKO Disco Announces Planned Power Outage The Management of Eko Electricity Distribution Plc has announced that there will be an interruption in power supply to some areas within its network on December 29 for routine maintenance. According to an agency report, the company’s General Manager, Communication, Mr. Godwin Idemudia, made this announcement in a statement […]

Lagos community live in fear over falling electric pole

Dayo Emmanuel Residents of Thomas Salako street, Ogba, Lagos State may not know they are sitting on a keg of gun powder. This is because an electronic pole in front of house number 11, is about to cave in. Residents and owners of business concerns in the area Monday, told National Wire they perpetually live […]