The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation NNPC Malam Mele Kyari, said the federal government has made payment of over 200
The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation NNPC Malam Mele Kyari, said the federal government has made payment of over 200 billion Naira to the power sector towards improving electricity supply.
Kyari disclosed this while speaking to newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday shortly after a closed door meeting between the NNPC team, Minister of Power, Mr. Sale Mamman and Managing Director of Transmission Company of Nigeria TCN, Mr. Usman Mohammed.
Kyari said that the team was in the Ministry of Power to inform the Minister that in the last one to two months particularly during the COVID-19 period, NNPC has increased gas supply to the power sector.
According to him, there will be significant improvement in power generation in all federal government and associated power facilities.
On his part, TCN managing director, Mr. Usman Mohammed said that the meeting was to ensure that there was constant supply of power as directed by President Muhammadu Buhari