We’ll push for policies to support power sector devt -Senate committee


By Ediri Ejoh

THE Senate has pledged it’s support to assiduously push for policies that would help shore up the needed development in the power sector against current realities.

The Chairman of the Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy, Mr Enyinnaya Abaribe and others made this known in Lagos during a visit to Eko Electricity Distribution Company, EKEDC over the weekend.

Abaribe, who lamented great challenges bedevilling the power companies and value chain, called for a collective collaboration to solving crisis.

According to him, “one of the objectives of the visit was to seek clarification of the issues in the nation’s power sector after the handover of the successor companies carved out of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, to private investors in November 2013.

“It is also going to help us in policy formulation because we are also going…

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