Nigerians kick as FG approve 50% electricity tariff increase

50% electricity tariff increase

Nigerians kick as FG approve 50% electricity tariff increase   Condemnation, anger and frustration are the words that capture expressions of many Nigerians, particularly in the social media space, following the new hike in electricity tariff announced by the Nigerian government. The news broke on Tuesday that the Nigerian government had yet again approved an increase in electricity tariff payable by electricity consumers in Nigeria. The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) approved over 50 per cent hike in electricity tariff payable by customers of the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos). Daily Trust reported…

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