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Increase electricity tariff is unacceptable,Buhari to DISCOs

A member of the National Assembly, Dr. Abdulfatai Buhari, Dr. Abdulfatai Buhari, has tacked electricity distribution companies in Nigeria over the increment of electricity tariff.

POLITICS360 reports that the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) and Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) had prior declared the usage of the new Assistance Intelligent Tax Plan.

Read more:Nigerian govt denies reports of free electricity, says no decision taken yet

Yet, who is the Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transports, said that the electricity distribution companies can’t simply wake up in one day and report augmentation of the duty without commensurable power flexibly.

Buhari, who speaks to Oyo North at the green chamber, while talking in Iseyin town during a empowerment program, included that the issue of levy increases by the DISCOs is one of the issues the Senate will look into when the Senators resume.

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