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UNDP provides solar-powered energy for 5 communities in FCT

UNDP provides solar-powered energy for 5 communities in FCT

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has provided solar-power energy for five rural communities in Bwari Area Council in the FCT. The benefitting communities are Tokulo, Zhiko, Sunape, Youpe and Goipe. The gesture came under the “Expanding Access to Off-Grid Renewable Energy (Solar and Biomass) Based Sustainable Energy for All,’’ a project initiated by the

Osinbajo urges African nations to invest in renewable energy, reduce bureaucracy, tariff

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has urged African nations to focus greater attention on development of renewable energy as major source of electricity. He also called for the reduction of bureaucracy and tariffs in order to make the business environment on the continent both attractive and profitable. The advices are contained in his speech

VP Osinbajo in Abidjan for discussions on energy

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo arrived Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire on Tuesday for the launch Of West Africa Energy Leaders Group. This will be the first continental assignment undertaken by the Prof Yemi osinbajo since assumption of office as Vice President. Vice president Prof Yemi Osinbajo on his twitter handle@ProfOsinbajo tweeted this. Its reads: “Today’s the

FEC approves N4bn power projects for Anambra

As part of efforts to improve power supply in Anambra state, the Federal Executive Council, Wednesday approved the sum of N4billion for the provision of transmission infrastructure. While briefing State House correspondents, Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo said the projects are meant to serve communities within Onitsha and Ifitedunu known for their small scale