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IBOM POWER UNDERSTANDS THE POWER SECTOR – FASHOLA

“Ibom power clearly understands the long term investment nature of power. They understand that it’s a call to service and prosperity rather than just a call to mere profit” the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has said. Mr. Fashola spoke at the 25th power stakeholders meeting hosted by Ibom power company […]

AFAM 240MW, ALAOJI 572MW POWER PLANT READY IN FEW MONTHS

Afam III 240MW Fast power plant and Alaoji 572MW plant are almost set to start contributing electricity to the national grid, Punch reports. The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) manages the Alaoji power plants while the Afam Power Plc operates the Afam III Fast Power plant. Speaking on the Afam III Fast power plant, […]

AKWA IBOM TO BECOME ELECTRICITY HUB SAYS IBOM POWER MD

The Managing Director of Ibom Power Company Limited and Special Assistant (SA) to Akwa Ibom State Governor on Power, Engr. Meyen Etukudo has said about 1500megawatts (mw) will soon be added to the State’s current power generation capacity. The MD spoke at the 25th monthly power sector stakeholders meeting hosted by Ibom power company in […]

TCN LOSES 60MVA TRANSFORMER TO FIRE

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has lost one of its 60MVA power transformers at Afaha Ube, Uyo to a fire incident that occurred during installation of the transformer, Leadership Newspaper reports. In a statement, TCN said that the burnt transformer is part of the 16 number 60MVA power transformers it procured in 2011. Although […]

EKIM SUBSTATION TO BE READY SOON – IBOM POWER MD

The Managing Director of Ibom Power Company Limited and Special Assistant on Power to Governor Udom Emmanuel, Engr. Meyen Etukudo has said work is currently on fast-track to compete and commission the 132/33kV transmission substation at Ekim in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area (LGA) of Akwa Ibom State. Speaking while receiving delivery of a 1 […]

43% OF OUR STAFF ARE FROM IKOT ABASI – IBOM POWER MD

The Managing Director of Ibom Power Company Limited, Engr. Meyen Etukudo has said 43% of the 107 permanent staff at Ibom power are from the host Local Government Council, Ikot Abasi. Speaking during a courtesy visit of Ibom Power Company’s management to the newly elected Chairman of Ikot Abasi Local Government Council, Mr. David David […]

IBOM POWER TO HOST POWER STAKEHOLDERS

The 25th monthly Power Sector Stakeholders meeting consisting of operators in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) will be hosted by Ibom Power Company Limited on the 12th of March 2018 in Uyo. This was disclosed on behalf of the Secretariat by Funlola Osinupebi, Head of Performance Monitoring & Communications in the Office of the […]

‘WHY AKWA IBOM HAS POWER OUTAGE’

Akwa Ibom State is experiencing power outage due to distribution and transmission problems, power industry operators have said. Head of Plant Operations at Ibom Power Company Limited, Aniebiet Umoh, said: “Ibom Power Unit 3 has been producing an average of 112 mw every day, there is no reason Akwa Ibom State should be without power […]

LAGOS CRIMINALISES ENERGY THEFT

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has signed the Lagos State Electric Power Reform Bill into law which is the first power theft law in Nigeria, Energy mix reports. According to the State’s Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr Olawale Oluwo, the law criminalises power infraction. He said “what has happened today is that […]

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