• FG won’t embark on new power projects in 2016, says Fashola

    FG won’t embark on new power projects in 2016, says Fashola

    The federal government will not take up new power projects this year but will concentrate its finances and energies on completing already awarded projects in the power sector to boost the country’s electricity capacity, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed.

    This came as the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Thursday said it had set up an investigative taskforce to keenly look into claims by the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria’s power sector […]