Tackling the metering challenge in Nigeria

PUBLISHED: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 08:13:18 GMT

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics says the total number of power consumers with prepaid meters rose by 1.59 percent in the second quarter. Earlier this year, the Meter Asset Provider Regulation was introduced by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to help close the metering gap. Abimbola Banjo, Director, Power, and Utilities at PWC Nigeria join CNBC Africa to discuss how this initiative is helping to solve the metering challenges in Nigeria.