Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has reiterated the plan f his administration to privatize electricity projects in the country, Vanguard reports.
The President, who spoke at the commissioning of Unit ST-6, at Egbin Power Plant, Ikorodu, Lagos, also said reliable power sector facilitates socio-economic development of any nation, adding that small and medium scale industries cannot thrive without reliable electricity.
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The President also enjoined host communities of Egbin plant to partner with the company in ensuring security of the facilities and the employment of the youths.
Minister of Power, Professor Chinedu Nebo, said since privatization, the power sector had received a new baton to provide Nigeria with stable electricity.
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- News 24