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Ending Collection Losses in Nigeria’s Electricity Supply Industry By Reason Abajuo

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has issued the Meter Asset Provider Regulations 2018 (MAP-Regs). The MAP-Regs came into effect on March 8, 2018 and will be enforced by NERC from April 3, 2018. These regulations are designed to provide standard rules to eliminate estimated billing practices in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (usually tagged ‘NESI’) and increase the collection rates of the distribution companies. read more

Malami Accused of Scuttling The Trial Of Shell And ENI Executives In Milan Before It Starts

A statement by a Civil Society organization monitoring the trial of Royal Dutch Shell and Italian ENI executives over multibillion-dollar bribery has revealed that Nigeria's Attorney General, Abubakar Malami is working against Nigeria's interest as he sent a rookie lawyer to represent Nigeria at the court trial. In the opening hearing today, the lawyer identified as Hillary Seidu told the court Nigeria doesn't want to seek any damages from the indicted multinational corporations. read more

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