FG to spend $150m on rural electrification

  |   Nigeria News

Mr Babtunde Fashola, the Minster of Power, Works and Housing, disclosed this in Abuja at a business forum on ''Financing Opportunities in the Nigerian Power Sector''

He said government would use 44 tertiary institutions and small hydro dams in the rural areas as anchors for the electrification programme.

The minister said government would deploy 37 IPPs made up of nine gas plants and 28 solar plants with a combined generation capacity of 120 megawatts to power all the universities.

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