• NERC vows to punish DISCOs demanding money for transformers, poles, repairs

    NERC vows to punish DISCOs demanding money for transformers, poles, repairs

    Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), will sanction Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) and other distribution companies whose officials collect illegal fees from consumers to purchase transformer for installations in various localities.

    Acting Chairman of NERC, Dr Anthony Akah gave the warning on Monday in Uyo in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

    He emphasised that it was not the responsibility of communities to contribute to the purchase of transformers, electricity poles or contribute money for the repairs of […]