National Grid

Just in: For umpteenth time, national grid collapses, falls to 629.90MW

Again, the national grid has collapsed, the sixth in 2024, plunging the nation into darkness. Report reaching Persecondnews said the grid shut down...

Easter celebration: National grid collapses, the fourth in 2024, plunges Nigeria into darkness

Millions of homes and businesses in Nigeria were left without power on Thursday at around 4:30 p.m. as a result of the national...

Poor power supply: FG summons Abuja, Ibadan distribution companies

The Minister of Power, Dr. Adebayo Adelabu, has summoned the chief executives of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company and the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company...

National grid collapse: TCN announces grid recovery after nationwide outage

Following a nationwide power outage on Sunday as a result of national grid collapse, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has...

National grid collapse: FG to unbundle TCN into two entities

As part of the reform of the nation’s electricity sector, the Federal Government has announced plans to unbundle the Transmission Company of Nigeria...

Explosion at Kanji causes collapse of national grid — Minister

The Minister of Power, Dr Adebayo Adelabu, has said the collapse of the national grid which occurred in the wee-hours of Thursday was...

National grid abolished, states, individuals, companies to generate, distribute power as Pres. Tinubu signs the Electricity Bill 2023

In a bid to salvage Nigeria as one of the most underpowered countries in the world, President Bola Tinubu has assented to the...

Elumelu’s Power Companies To Generate 2000MW As VP Osinbajo Inaugurates Transcorp Afam 3 Fast 240MW Power Station

The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has inaugurated Transafam Power, a subsidiary of Transnational Corporation Plc’s 240MW Afam Three Fast Power plant in...

National power outage, infrastructure collapse: Saboteurs are at work, says FG

With about 12 months to exit office, the Buhari-led Federal Government has indulged in blame games as it is confronted with ongoing power...

Blackouts: We have restored collapsed national grid, says Minister

The Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, has disclosed that the national grid, which collapsed a few days ago, has now been recovered....

Nationwide blackout as Nigeria’s National Grid Collapses

  The year 2020 recorded its first catastrophic National Grid collapse on Thursday, throwing the nation into darkness. The Transmission Company of Nigeria...