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Court Bars NERC From Increasing Electricity Tariff

  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, refused an application by Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), seeking to stay further proceedings in the suit challenging the hike in electricity tariff by Distribution Companies (DISCOs). The suit was instituted by a lawyer and rights activist, Toluwani Adebiyi, following which the court had restrained parties…

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NLC, TUC Declare Nationwide Protest Over Increase In Electricity Tariff

  The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) alongside civil society allies, yesterday declared a nationwide protest for Monday, February 8, against the hike in electricity tariff by government, in spite of a subsisting court order and non-improvement in power supply. During the planned protest, labour and its allies said all…

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