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Live Wire Tragedy: PHCN Abandons Boy, 9

Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, has allegedly abandoned a 9-year old boy, Ifakolade Afeez, who reportedly lost his arm after stepping on a...

On PHCN’s Fraudulent Tariff Regime

By Tayo Ogunbiyi Nigerians bear a lot of burden. Perhaps, they could, at best, be referred to as ‘beasts of burden’. In various parts of...

Power Sector Tussle

Two power companies owned by Professor Barth Nnaji, former Minister of Power, take on the Bureau of Public Enterprises in a tussle that threatens...

Mob attacks PHCN Office Over Crazy Bill

An angry mob in Abaranje, Ikotun area Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, went on the rampage and attacked the staff of Power Holding Company of...

Policeman, Boy Electrocuted In Ogun

A police officer serving at the Ogun State Government House in Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, southwest Nigeria, Sunday Joseph, has been electrocuted by a high...

Mikano Veers Into Steel Fabrication

As Nigeria makes gains with electricity supply reforms, Mikano, which daily turns out truckloads of high-capacity power generating sets, has wisely diversified its business...

President Jonathan And Electricity

“God willing, as we progress to 2013, improvements will become clearer. One advantage we have is that Nigeria has gas. Sometimes when you compare Nigeria...

PHCN’s Fraudulent Billing System

Hard knocks will continue to come the way of Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, owing to the sharp practices its members of staff...

Corrupt Public Officers Buying Up PHCN, Says Falana

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, says that majority of those winning the bids to acquire Power Holding Company of Nigeria and its assets have...

25 Firms Take Over PHCN

There were indications that Nigeria’s Vice President, Namadi Sambo would today announce the firms that would take over the Power Holding Company of Nigeria,...

PHCN Workers Jubilate Over Nnaji’s Resignation

Workers of Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, this morning jubilated over the resignation of Minister of Power, Barth Nnaji. P.M.NEWS learnt that the celebration...

PHCN Workers Call Off Strike, Give FG 1 Week Ultimatum

Workers of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) have called off the nationwide strike they embarked upon in protest against the nonpayment of...

PHCN Owes NNPC N26bn For Gas Supply

The Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) owes the Nigerian Gas Company (NGC) and other gas operators N26 billion for gas supplied to it,...

Tenant Killed Over PHCN Bill

A 66-year old driver, Lasisi Saka has been murdered inside his one-room apartment at 31, Ekimogun Street, Off Kokumo Street, Moshalasi, Alimosho near Iyana...

PHCN Unions Acting Like Outlaws —Bart Nnaji

Professor Barth Nnaji, the Minister of Power on Monday said the various unions to which workers of Power Holding Company of Nigeria belonged to...

54 Investors Bid For 11 PHCN’s Firms

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), has received, as at Tuesday, technical and financial proposals from 54 investors interested in the privatisation of the...

Lagos Moves To Stop Sale Of PHCN Properties

The Lagos State Government says it will seek redress in court to set aside any sale of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN,...

PHCN Cable Electrocutes 6

The Apata area of Ibadan was today thrown into mourning as Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, electric cable which fell from an electric...

Landlord Burnt To Death

A 64-year old landlord, Moses Ajani, was this morning burnt to death when fire gutted his 12-room bungalow at Oworonshoki area of Lagos State,...

Ibadan Residents Groan Under PHCN Extortionists

The residents of Ibadan, capital of Oyo State, southwest Nigeria, have called on the management of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) to...

Hair Dresser Electrocuted

A 23-year old girl, Blessing Eyo Okon, a hair dresser, was electrocuted at about 12:45 pm on Friday afternoon when a Power Holding Company...

Don’t Contribute To Buy Transformers, PHCN Tells Public

The Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) has frowned at allegations that it was collecting monies from members of the public as contributions for...

PHCN Staff Killed Over N100 Levy

A staff of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, has been stabbed to death over N100 levy. Sikiru Adedayo, the 24-year old man who...

Public Utilities And Reckless Residents

Every time government hands over a project to a community or commissions one, the government always urges the community to take good care of...

Fire Guts Lagos Environment Ministry

Part of the third floor of the Lagos State Ministry of the Environment, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria was gutted by fire early this morning. It was...

Cable Thief To Spend 6 Months In Jail

An Igbosere magistrate’s court sitting in Lagos, southwest Nigeria, has sentenced a Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, cable thief, Hafis Ayeola, 20, to...

PHCN Workers Pray Over Privatisation

All workers of Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, led by Monzor M. Musa, president of their workers union, Joe Ajaero, general secretary and...

Darkness Hits Storm Ravaged Areas In Lagos

The aftermath of the rain storm that hit many areas in Lagos State on Monday has thrown most of the communities into darkness, paralysing...

PHCN Throws Lagos Govt Secretariat Into 5 Days Of Darkness

Activities in several ministries at the Lagos State Government Secretariat, Alausa, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, have been paralysed as Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN,...

PHCN Seeks Support Of Royal Fathers

The Business Manager, Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, Odogunyan business unit, Ikorodu, Lagos State, Engr. Moses Jebutu, has called for support from royal...

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