The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN says it is working with the Ministry of Power to boost power supply in the country.

TCN’s Managing Director, Usman Mohammed

The Company’s Managing Director, Usman Mohammed said this during the inspection visit to the Kashimbilla HydroPower Plant in Taraba state by the Minister of Power Sale Mamman.

The Power Evacuation Component of the Kashimbilla Hydro-Power Plant, which commenced in 2017, was ninety per cent completed and would soon take-off.

The Managing Director said that the Transmission Company was working with the ministry of power to reinforce the power project, to ensure that it commences transmission immediately.

The Acting Director, Renewable Energy and Rural Power Access Department, Faruk Yusuf, said that the power evacuation project would contribute forty Mega Watts to the National Grid. He said that the project will cover several local government areas and millions of people across Taraba and Benue.