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Senator Hope Nzodinma, Governor of Imo State Visits Energy Commission of Nigeria

he Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Senator Hope Uzodinma has paid a visit to the Management of Energy Commission of Nigeria. The visit was to establish a technical cooperation with the Commission with a view to facilitating the development of energy resources and lighten up Imo state. The Director General of the Commission, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, made a presentation of . . .   Read More

MoU between ECN and BEIS for the Update of NECAL2050 Signed

Energy Commission of Nigeria on Tuesday, 23rd June 2020 signed a Memorandum of Understanding for update of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL2050) in collaboration with the United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) at the British High Commissioner’s residence in Abuja . . .   Read More

The DG ECN on NTA Flagship Program “Good Morning Nigeria

The Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala participated in the NTA flagship programme “Good morning Nigeria” which came live on air in the early Morning of 15th June 2020. The DG who was in company of the Hon. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu was at the program to examine . . .   Read More

Director General/CEO of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala in Virtual Meetings within the Commission

The activities of government must not be grounded to a halt as a result of coronavirus (Covid-19). This explains the massive deployment of technology of the virtual space by the Director General, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, to ensure that the activities of government are not stagnated.The leadership of the six Energy Research Centers as well as the Directors in the . . .  Read More

ECN Inaugurates Merit and Long Service Award Committee

Further to its resolve to drive the welfare of its staff deeper, the Energy Commission of Nigeria inaugurated a Committee on Staff Merit and Long Service Award on Tuesday, 24th March 2020. Charging the Committee members, the Director General/CEO Professor Eli Jidere Bala asked them to come up with . . .  Read More

Benue State Seeks Collaboration with ECN

The Benue State government has expressed its desire to collaborate with the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) for the enhancement of energy access in the state. To this end, the Honourable Commissioner for Energy, Science and Technology, Dr. Godwin E. Oyiwona in company of some staff of the Ministry paid a . . .  Read More

ECN Distributes LED Bulbs to 1,000 Households in Zamfara State

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) has distributed LED bulbs to 1,000 households in Zamfara state as part of its sensitization campaign on the need to conserve energy. A Principal Scientific Officer in the Commission, Mr. Tijjani Ahmad told Caliphate . . .  Read More

Upcoming Events

Postponement of the National Energy Summit 2020

This is to regrettably inform you that the National Energy Summit 2020 scheduled to hold from 19th -20th March 2020 at The Wells Carlton Hotel & Apartments, Asokoro, Abuja, has been postponed until a later date. The postponement is due to the growing concerns about the spread of Coronavirus worldwide, which has resulted in international flight cancellations and its consequential effects on our international collaborators and participants. A new date would be . . .  Read More


Watch live, the proceedings of Energy Commission’s Technical Bid Opening (Category A) on Tuesday, 18th August, 2020 by 10.00am. Click here

ADDENDUM: Invitation to Tender 2020 New

Further to our advertisement on the Tender Journal (Volume 16 No. 11), the Nation and the Daily Trust Newspapers of Monday, July 6, 2020, the Commission wish to notify all prospective bidders of Lot 29A and other Transformer Installation related projects, to submit amongst other requirements, evidence of current NEMSA Licence (valid till December 31, 2020) for contractors in the electric power sector issued by . . .   See Detail Here

Vacancies in ECOWAS Specialized Agencies and Institutions (Deadline: August 2020)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform qualified Nigerians of vacancies in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Specialised Agencies and Institutions. . .   See Detail Here

Invitation to Tender and Expression of Interest (EOI) for Year 2020 New

In compliance with the Public Procurement Act 2007, the Energy Commission wishes to undertake the procurement of works/services under the 2020 capital projects. Experienced and competent contractors/consultants are invited to apply for the Technical and Financial bids under category A and submit Expression of Interest (EOI) under category B of the various projects of the Commission for the 2020 fiscal year . . .   See Detail Here