Tag: Nigerian

Tackling the metering challenge in Nigeria

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.

About 15 million Nigerian children work and these are the challenges they face

Policies must be put in place to reduce the number of working children in Nigeria. Shutterstock/Atfie Sahid Prof. 'Dimeji Togunde, Spelman College Stories of children being used in Nigerian mines have hit the headlines. But...

Nigerian stock market records 0.48% gain

Nigerian stock market records 0.48% gain