Estimated Billing: Group seeks speedy passage of bill criminalising act

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Estimated Billing: Group seeks speedy passage of bill criminalising act
A group, ‘Electricity Consumer Protection Forum’ has called for the speedy passage of the bill seeking to criminalise estimated billings by Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) in the country. Its National Coordinator, Mr Adeola Samuel-Ilori, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday. Samuel-Ilori was reacting to […]
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Estimated Billing: Mojec partners 8 banks on meter acquisition financing

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Estimated Billing: Mojec partners 8 banks on meter acquisition financing
Mojec Meter Assets Management Company, a subsidiary of Mojec International Limited has partnered with eight banks to provide retail financing for electricity customers. Continue reading Estimated Billing: Mojec partners 8 banks on meter acquisition financing at Vanguard News.
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Lagos residents protest estimated billing, demand prepaid meters

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Lagos residents protest estimated billing, demand prepaid meters
“We residents in the community have all come to an agreement that no one-room apartment resident would pay anything more than N600…” Henry Okonkwo Recently, residents of Orile-Iganmu community in Coker-Aguda Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State trooped out in large numbers to protest the epileptic power supply in the area as well […]
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5.9m females estimated to be rhesus negative in Nigeria – Experts

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5.9m females estimated to be rhesus negative in Nigeria  – Experts
“If a woman is rhesus negative and the husband positive, the woman should be indexed, and take rhesus injection, that way the baby’s life is saved” Doris Obinna Experts have urged government to critically assess the nation’s rhesus disease awareness and management situation, with the view to aligning with the global elimination efforts as well […]
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There’ll be mass disconnection if National Assembly criminalises estimated billing – Discos

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There’ll be mass disconnection if National Assembly criminalises estimated billing – Discos
The Executive Director, Research and Advocacy, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors, Sunday Oduntan, tells OKECHUKWU NNODIM how the power sector will be adversely affected if the National Assembly passes the bill to criminalise estimated billing What are your views about the bill seeking to criminalise estimated billing which is currently before the House of Representatives? […]
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The challenge of estimated billing

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The challenge of estimated billing
Yemi Oke The best way to ensure the balance between the energy supplied and what an electricity customer consumes is to install a meter. And such a metering device can be either pre-paid or post-paid. Estimated billing occurs when a customer does not have a meter. Generally, no electricity distribution company (DisCo) makes estimated billing […]
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Need to criminalise estimated billing

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Need to criminalise estimated billing
With the forthcoming public hearing of a bill to criminalise estimated billing by Electricity Distribution Companies in Nigeria, one can say things are looking up for millions of electricity consumers denied pre-paid meters and therefore, serially raped by these companies, otherwise known as DisCos. It is not like by this development their impunity against consumers […]
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DisCos To End Estimated Billing

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DisCos To End Estimated Billing
The Association of Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED) has assured the non-Maximum Demand (MD) customers or residential customers that it is intensifying plans to provide meters to eradicate the challenge of estimated billing.
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ANED To Unmetered Residential Customers: Continue Paying Your Estimated Electricity Bills

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ANED To Unmetered Residential Customers: Continue Paying Your Estimated Electricity Bills
By ABAH ADAH, Abuja Acknowledging the fact that electricity consumers may have misconstrued a recent directive by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) exempting hitherto unmetered maximum demand (MD) customers from paying bills, the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has appealed to residential (small demand) customers across the country to continue paying their estimated […]
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NERC’s Directive To Stop Estimated Billing Payment, Not Applicable To Residential Customers – DisCos

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NERC’s Directive To Stop Estimated Billing Payment, Not Applicable To Residential Customers – DisCos
The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) says directive by Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to consumers not to pay estimated electricity billings only applies to Maximum Demand (MD) customers and not residential. The Chief Executive Officer of ANED, Mr Azu Obiaya made the clarification in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) […]
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