EKEDC inks MoU with Lagos, NDPHC for power supply upgrade

Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDC) has partnered with Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC) on an initiative to improve electricity supply in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was, according to a statement by the utility firm, signed to seal the partnership which will improve the quality of supply to parts of Lagos State and other parts of EKEDC’s franchise area. This further cements the collaboration between the State, EKEDC and some Meter Asset Providers (MAPs) to embark on extensive mass metering of households in…

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Encomium as Nigeria’s ‘King of Energy Reporting,’ Yakubu Lawal retires from NDPHC on 60th birthday

  Platforms Africa, Energy Journalists’ group, friends all over Africa celebrate Media Icon, accomplished administrator – Yakubu Lawal – on retirement, 60th birthday.   It was an havest of Encomium as General Manager, Public Affairs, Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), Alhaji Yakubu Lawal, retired from active services coinciding with his 60th birthday. Lawal, a veteran energy journalist whose sojourn in the profession spanned many decades, worked for The PUNCH, Guardian among other Nigeria’s top newspapers before joining the NDPHC. He has travelled to some of the major countries of…

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