Lagos – The Federal Ministry of Power has endorsed the
West African Power Industry Convention (WAPIC) scheduled for Lagos before the
end of the year.
The event is scheduled for November 24-25.
Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Power, Ambassador
Dr Godknows Igali, said the success of the previous event held in 2014 had
given the Ministry the confidence to accord the upcoming one the necessary
"It will avail stakeholders the opportunity to
appreciate the gains recorded in the country’s power sector,” said Igali.
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During the 12th edition of this regional conference and
expo, WAPIC will once again gather government, utilities, consultants and
investors to discuss the challenges of local markets, capacity building and
Igali said the convention was expected to be a strategic
hub for stakeholders looking for collaboration and joint solutions to the
region’s biggest challenges.
“The Ministry is proud to be in partnership for the
successful hosting of this year’s event and also commend the organisers for
support from corporate bodies and organizations.”
The West African Power Industry Convention is organised
by Spintelligent, leading Cape Town-based trade exhibition and conference
organiser, and the African office of Clarion Events Ltd, based in the UK.
- CAJ News