FG bears 55% cost of power consumed by Nigerians, says minister

FG bears 55% cost of power consumed by Nigerians, says minister

FG bears 55% cost of power consumed by Nigerians, says minister Suspends controversial tariff hike   The Federal Government of Nigeria is responsible for 55 per cent payment of power consumed by on-grid consumers in selected bands qualified as low users in the country, Sale Mamman, minister of power, has disclosed. He said this on Thursday as the government ordered the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to suspend the implementation of the January 1, 2021 nationwide electricity tariff hike. Mamman further noted that the government never hiked tariff by 50…

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