Katsina State spends N2bn on rural electrification in 2 years

Katsina State Government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari stated that it has spent more than N2 billion in the last two years linking towns and villages to the national grid. Alhaji Abdulllahi Tanwa the General Manager, State Rural Electrification Board, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Katsina. Tanwa said that the amount was spent between 2015 to date, adding that the move was to boost economic activities in rural areas of the state. He listed some of the villages…

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Just in: Electricity keeps improving as Katsina gets 74.2MW today (24th October, 2016) – See the distribution chart

Just like in other places, electricity supply has  ‘significantly’ increased in the state of Katsina in recent days and in some places -weeks. Some residents in the state interviewed by KATSINA POST said that they use o get on average 6 to 9 hours of the electricity daily. Like many days in recent time, the residents of the state will smile today too as the Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) that is responsible for the distribution of electricity to Kano, Katsina and Jigawa announced that it has allocated a whooping…

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