Monday, May 20, 2024

Nigeria will be thrown into darkness if we don’t increase tariff – Power Minister


The Minister of Energy Adebayo Adelabu has categorically advised Nigerians to embrace the tariff enhance or put together for full energy outages.

Adelabu issued the warning on Monday, stating that if the deliberate enhance in electrical energy tariff isn’t implement, the nation will face an entire energy outage throughout the subsequent three months.

The minister spoke throughout throughout his look earlier than the Senate Committee on Energy for an inquiry into the current electrical energy tariff enhance by the Nigerian Electrical energy Regulatory

“All the sector shall be grounded if we don’t enhance the tariff,” he stated.

“With what we have now now within the subsequent three months, your entire nation shall be in darkness if we don’t enhance tariffs.

“The increment will catapult us to the following degree. We’re additionally Nigerians, we’re additionally feeling the affect.”

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