• How FG can meet 10,000mw target in 2019 – APC chieftain explains

    How FG can meet 10,000mw target in 2019 – APC chieftain explains

    An APC chieftain in Imo, Chief Jude Mbachu, has called on government to invest in alternative source of power to meet the country’s electricity demand.

    Mbachu made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Owerri on Sunday.

    He said that the country’s dependence on gas for power generation had led to energy crisis, adding that the only solution was to look for alternative means of power generation.

    He stressed that it was high time the country diversified […]

  • We Will Generate 10,000MW Before 2019 – Fashola

    We Will Generate 10,000MW Before 2019 – Fashola

    According to reports, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN, has expressed optimism on the possibility of attaining 10,000 megawatts of electricity set by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

    The Minister disclosed this to State House Correspondents after yesterday’s Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting, where he empathized with Nigerians over the poor state of power supply across the country.

    His words, “Essentially, it’s gas supply issue arising from the problems that’s now well reported of the failure of […]