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PHCN Is Dead, We Are Not NEPA – DISCOS

The Executive Director of Research and Advocacy, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), Sunday Oduntan has urged Nigerians to stop referring to its members as “NEPA.” if they want electricity. ANED is the umbrella body of electricity distribution companies in Nigeria (DisCos). According to Mr. Sunday, calling their people NEPA ...

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PHCN staff electrocuted to death while working on an electric pole in Lagos

A PHCN staff was electrocuted at Kogberegbe Street, Isolo Lagos today. He was electrocuted while he was trying to fix the light. Tweet

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Residents scare away PHCN officials with Juju [Photos]

Somewhere in Guaraka, Tafa LGA of Niger State (About 7km from Zuba Abuja) was a scene of angry women protesting that electricity task force will not disconnect power. When the situation got worse the women had to apply some diabolic means to scare away the PHCN officials. Tweet

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Pregnant woman, four other electrocuted in Lagos | Photo

Five persons, including a pregnant woman were electrocuted on Thursday in Lagos after a PHCN high-tension cable fell, causing fire and explosion. An eyewitness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the incident happened around 2.00 a.m. at Oworonshoki, Lagos. The source said that fire broke out when the ...

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FG orders sack of 20,000 PHCN workers

THE Federal Government has ordered the retrenchment of no fewer than 20,000 workers of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, ahead of takeover by successful bidders of its assets. Vanguard gathered that the Bureau for Public Enterprises, BPE, issued the directive to the Chief Executive Officers, CEOs, of the ...

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