Nigeria: Exporting electricity amid stark darkness

The Guardian Nigeria | Aug 2, 2020 at 2:00 AM
  • When Nigeria became independent in 1960 and inherited the well-run Electricity Corporation of Nigeria (ECN), which was established in 1951 by the then colonial administrators, many probably, did envisaged that the country’s power sector would end up as an albatross.
  • The de-mining of River Niger by Nigeria reportedly prevented other countries in West Africa from generating power through the river and ensuring the development in Nile River among Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt.
  • Finding Sustainable Solution To Revenue Collection In Sector ASIDE the fundamental challenges confronting the power sector in Nigeria, both for international and local customers, revenue collection remains a critical challenge, a development that has drastically affected the liquidity crisis in the sector.