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NERC Orders DisCos Not To Bill Unmetered Customers More Than N1,800 Monthly

FacebookTwitterEmailWhatsAppSMSLinkedInShareThe Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has barred the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos) from charging residential customers above an average of N1,800 monthly until they are metered. The order is coming amidst continued outrages on over billing by electricity customers. In an Order 197 signed by the Chairman, Prof. James Momoh and the Commissioner, Legal, Licencing...

Buhari Signs Finance Bill Into Law

President Buhari has on Monday signed the finance bill into law. The announcement came via the President’s official Twitter handle @MBuhari. His tweet read, “I am pleased to announce that this morning I signed into law the Finance Bill, 2019. “We introduced the Bill alongside the 2020 Budget, to: -Reform Nigeria’s tax laws to align with global best...

I supports fair regulation of social media – Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra.

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Indimi has expressed her support for the controversial bill seeking to regulate social media in Nigeria. Zahra backs the bill barely 24 hours after her mother, Aisha Buhari threw her weight behind the ‘Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulation 2019’ sponsored by Senator Muhammad Sani Musa. Speaking at an event organised...

National Assembly Pass bill to Amend (PSC) Act.

The National Assembly have passed a bill aimed to amend the petroleum production sharing contract (PSC) act. The bill which seeks to review the sharing formula to accrue more benefits for the federal government, was passed by the Senate Tuesday. It was resubmitted by President Muhammadu Buhari about two weeks ago after the past assembly failed...