Hon. Minister of Power Commissions Five Projects Under Phase I of the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI).

Hon. Minister of Power Commissions Five Projects Under Phase I of the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI).

27th February 2024

The Honourable Minister of Power Commissions Five State Projects Under the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI). These states, includes Okene in Kogi State, Amukpe in Delta State, Potiskum in Yobe State, Apo in Abuja, and Ihovbor in Edo State, collectively mark a leap forward in the nation’s quest for energy sufficiency.

Under the phase 1 of the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI), these commissioned projects are set to amplify the transmission wheeling capacity by 272 megawatts, aimed at ensuring a more robust delivery of electricity to consumers across the nation. The commissioning ceremony, graced by government officials, industry stakeholders, and local community leaders, underscored the significance of these developments in reshaping Nigeria’s energy landscape.

Speaking at the event, the Honourable Minister highlighted the pivotal role these projects play in the revitalization of the power sector. He emphasized that these initiatives represent a masterstroke that will reverberate across industrial, social, and commercial domains, offering tangible benefits to citizens and businesses alike.

The commissioning of these projects not only signifies progress in infrastructure development but also heralds a new era of opportunity for Nigeria, positioning the nation on a trajectory towards sustainable energy growth. With a renewed focus on addressing the challenges within the power sector, stakeholders remain optimistic about the transformative impact these initiatives will have on Nigeria’s socio-economic fabric.

As the nation continues to prioritize energy accessibility and reliability, the commissioning of these projects serves as a testament to the government’s commitment to meeting the evolving needs of its citizens. With the inauguration of these state-of-the-art facilities, Nigeria takes a decisive step forward in its journey towards energy self-sufficiency and prosperity for all.

Previous EPC’s Contract Negotiation for Lines Project
Niger Delta Power Holding (NDPHC) Building 1490, Samuel Ademulegun Avenue,
Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria

Explore the PPI

Copyright © 2023 FGN Power Company