says insecurity postponing 700MW Zungeru hydropower project

The Federal Government, on Friday, declared that the six power substations approaching culmination in different areas in the Federal Capital Territory would boost electricity transmission by over 1,000 megawatts.

It likewise expressed that the 700 megawatts Zungeru Hydropower Undertaking in Niger State would have been finished since January this year yet was slowed down by frailty nearby.

The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu; Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria, Sule Abdulaziz; and officials Federal Ministry of Power and TCN, inspected the substations on Friday ahead of the proposed inauguration of some of them next month.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Reload Image