By Michael Oche, The picketing of the Portharcourt Electricity Distribution (PHED), by the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) entered its second day on Wednesday. The picketing which is being done to protest what the union described as infractions against workers rights has disrupted business activities at the Distribution Company. The union also disrupted supply of […]
The chairman lamented that months after the inauguration of the scheme, beneficiaries were yet to receive the supply of urea fertiliser and bags for packaging the maize after harvest. The post Kaduna maize farmers decry delay in supply of fertiliser, other farm inputs appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
In attempt to significantly improve power supply to Igarra town and other communities in Akoko Edo LGA of Edo State, BEDC has finalized the design, and at the stage of awarding contract for the construction of a 33KV line from Okpella to Igarra. The project once completed, it was gathered, will change the source of […]
Speaking at UBA Business Series, Mr Ogunsanya admonishes SMEs to redefine their purposes. The post Airtel MD at UBA series, urges SMEs to invest in technology, localise supply chain appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
By Adeola Badru The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has vowed to meet the expectations of her customers looking forward to enjoying regular power supply during the Ramadan holiday. This is as the company also assured the customers of its readiness and availability of the technical crew to ensure any faults that may arise during […]
Oil prices fell on Monday as concern over a persistent glut and economic gloom caused by the coronavirus pandemic combined to cancel out support from supply cuts at some of the world’s top producers. Brent crude futures were down 29 cents, or 0.9 per cent at $30.68 a barrel by 0431 GMT, while U.S. West […]
Brent crude has almost doubled since hitting a 21-year low reached on April 22. The post Oil rises above $31 as lockdown easing counter supply glut appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The incident happened in Nkemba community in Uyo on Monday. The post Lockdown: Residents assault electricity worker for trying to cut power supply appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
An official assured that although there was sufficient gas to supply, there were several power plants that do not have gas supply agreements. The post FG approves N200bn for gas to boost electricity supply appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday, said it has activated measures to guarantee seamless distribution of petrol across the country throughout the lockdown and beyond. In a statement in Abuja, Managing Director of the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), the NNPC’s downstream subsidiary, Mr. Musa Lawan, disclosed that the PPMC workforce […]
The Republics of Togo, Niger and Benin owe Nigeria a total of N29.97bn for the electricity supplied to them from January to September last year, according to the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission. Nigeria, through its electricity transmission company, supplies power to these countries, which are classified as international customers in the Nigerian power sector. Niger’s […]