The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has announced the approval of 108 firms for the supply of meters to electricity consumers in the country.
Fashola made the announcement during the continuation of his neighbourhood consultations/campaign for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 in the Surulere Local Government of Lagos on Sunday, the News Agency of Nigeria reported.
At his own ward G3, Fashola reeled out the achievements of Buhari which included improved power supply.
He said that 108 metering companies had been given licences to supply meters to address the problem of arbitrary billing in the electricity sector.
He said, “It is the solution of our government by the President to intervene in the metering gaps; people were licensed as Gencos and Discos. Read more