| Lagos, Jul 27, 2015 -- Daily Trust/All Africa Global Media
The federal government, last week renewed by one year the $23million contract granted to Manitoba Hydro International (MHI) for the management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), one of the successor companies of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN).
| Lagos, Jul 27, 2015 -- Daily Independent/All Africa Global Media
The continuous attempt by Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to increase electricity tariff met another brick wall last week as the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, reaffirmed its earlier ruling restraining the electricity regulatory body from increasing electricity tariff.
Accenture is providing US$1.6 million to the University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development to expand the Connectivity, Electricity and Education for Entrepreneurship project - a joint initiative developed by Accenture and the university to increase the livelihoods of individuals living in rural Africa.