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Nigeria selects two sites for nuclear power plants

Nigeria selects two sites for nuclear power plants

Nigeria has selected two sites for the construction of its planned nuclear power plants, as Africa’s biggest economy tries to end decades of electricity blackouts that have slowed down its growth.

Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria

Nigeria mulls $20B offers to sell power transmission assets

Nigeria is considering offers of more than $20 billion for the assets of its national electricity transmission company as it struggles to provide adequate power to Africa’s largest economy, Power Minister Chinedu Nebo said.

Mohammed Wakil, Nigeria's Minister of State for Power

Nigeria to open up power transmission to private investors: Mohammed Wakil, Nigeria's Minister of State for Power

The Federal Government on Monday said it had opened up the transmission arm of the power sector to private investors.