CATEGORY: POWER SECTOR

NERC says like CBN, it has powers to sack board of DisCos 

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) through its commissioner for Engineering, Professor Frank Okafor has said that it is...


N701b Intervention: The 10 GenCos that have received N12 billion from NBET

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trader (NBET) has confirmed payment of about N12 billion to 10 power generation companies in...


2 reasons why Nigeria is getting the attention of investors again by @RenCapMan

At around NGN400/$, the naira currently offers a 5% discount to our estimated fair value (this discount will likely...



#PMBMidterm: Bucket list of all the ‘economic achievements’ of the Buhari administration

The presidency yesterday, released its mid-term factscheet just in time for the May 29 Democracy day celebrations. The factsheet was...


Turkish firm opens $100 million diaper and tissue paper factory in Ogun state

Turkey based fast-moving consumer goods producer, Hayat Kimya has opened a $100 million factory in Ogun state. The factory...



GE to open $100 million plant that can service and repair power turbines

Contrary to earlier reports, General Electric (GE) plans to launch a repair and service plant for power turbines. News...




The Nigerian Economy Today 16/5/2017 – Airtel Nigeria launches ‘Nuvu’ subscription based tv service

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   1. The Central Bank of Nigeriahas...


Weekly News Roundup (May 13, 2017): Faro Water rakes in N4 billion in revenue for 2016

This is Nairametrics recap of some of the top company/industry stories that were in the news for the week...


The Nigerian Economy Today 9/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Niger, Benin Republic...


The Nigerian Economy Today 8/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Flash: May 2017...


Comment: Why Stanbic IBTC is simplifying its banking services

Nairametrics|Tier two bank, Stanbic IBTC has decided to reduce the documentation required to open a bank account. Customers can...


Main One Cable is powering Nigeria’s company registration portal 

The Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that Nigeria’s IT firm, Main One Cable is powering...



The Nigerian Economy Today 4/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Nigeria’s total debt...



The Nigerian Economy Today 2/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Nigeria’s first month...


The Nigerian Economy Today 1/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Currency Speculators Powering...


The Nigerian Economy Today 28/4/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY CBN sells dollar...


The Nigerian Economy Today 27/4/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY CBN auctions $185.86m...



The Nigerian Economy Today 26/4/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Emefiele – “We...



The Nigerian Economy Today 24/04/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY CBN targets exchange...


The Nigerian economy Today 21/4/2017

NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Adeosun Wants Credit for Any Economic Growth Nigeria Enjoys – Nairametrics| The Minister of Finance, Kemi...


The Nigerian Economy Today 20/4/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY The CBN Believes...


The Nigerian Economy Today 18/4/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY CBN denies knowledge...


The Nigerian Economy Today 17/4/2017

Summary of top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Skepticism and 3 Other...