Nigeria signs deals for 70MW power supply to Togo

    Nigeria, a country battling with acute shortage of electricity to its 200 million citizens, has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) to supply 70 megawatts (MW) of power to West African nation – Togo.   The Executive Director, Generation, Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), Engr. Kassim Abdullahi, disclosed the signing of PPA during an inspection of the Calabar Power Plant in Odukpani, Cross River State, maintaining that the supply to Togo would be carried out from the power plant. The company, Abdullahi added in a statement by…

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Power market’s debts profile to NDPHC hits N190bn

  The total debts profile of the Nigeria’s electricity market to the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) has hit N190 billion. Managing Director of the NDPHC, Chiedu Ugbo, who said this during a presentation at the Senate hearing on power, declared that the N190 billion debts has become one of the challenges hampering the growth of the power market. Despite the challenge posed by the debts, the NDPHC is still working assiduously to deliver on its mandate, Ugbo said.   Stating that the firm’s output is also being hampered…

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