Tag Archives: electricity distribution companies (DisCos)

Electricity grid loses 1,615mw over gas cut

 The Nigerian electricity grid at the weekend lost 1,615 megawatts (MW) as gas supply was cut off from nine Generation Companies (GenCos). A quick survey of customers’ views across Kaduna, Lagos and Abuja showed that the quantum of power supply to them during the weekend was poor.  John Okunsanya, a commercial customer in Bariga, Lagos, said the power supply situation ...

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Labour Slams DisCos, GenCos over lack of proper working tools

The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has berated electricity distribution companies (DisCos) and generation companies (GenCos) for refusing to provide working tools since the privatisation of the power sector. NUEE made this known in a communique at the end of its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Lagos. The communique reads: “The NEC-in-Session condemn the poor attitude of Management ...

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