Tag Archives: PHCN

PHCN Handover; Dutse Residents Want FG to Regulate Tarrif

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Residents of Dutse in Jigawa on Monday appealed to the Federal Government to strictly regulate electricity tariff under the new owners of power generation and distribution companies. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Federal Government had on …

PHCN Ceases To Exist In Few Weeks – Nebo

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The federal government yesterday said  that the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) will formally cease to exist once the proposed Transitional Electrical Market (TEM) is declared in few weeks time. Minister of Power Prof. Chinedu Nebo disclosed this in Abuja  …

Mass Sack Imminent, As New Owners Takes Over PHCN

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  The sack of over 20,000 or 37 per cent of the estimated 54,000 workers of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) became imminent at the weekend, as the Federal Government insisted that it would hand over the company …

PHCN Introduces Mobile Recharge.

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The Management of the Abuja Distribution Company (DISCO) of PHCN on Monday says it has introduced mobile recharge of the Prepayment Metres. Mr Yahaya Komo, the Principal Manager, Procurement, Abuja DISCO, made this known in an interview with the News …

NLC To Go On Solidarity Strike With PHCN.

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) said it has concluded arrangements to call workers in the country out on industrial action as solidarity with workers of the Power holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, who it said, were being unfairly treated by Ministry of …

Withdraw Soldiers From PHCN Before Negotiation – NLC

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The Nigerian Labour Congress says it will not negotiate with the Federal Government on the dispute between government and workers of PHCN until soldiers at the premises of PHCN’s headquarters are removed. Head of Industrial Relations of the NLC, Mr. …

Severe Power Outage To Last Till July.

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The enduring power outage experienced across the country is expected to last till july when the nation’s dams will have accumulated more water needed for more power generation. This was revealed by the Minister of Power, Professor Barth Nnaji at …