The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN Usman Mohammed has described the Distribution Companies, DISCOs network as one of the major challenges confronting regular electricity supply to consumers in Nigeria.
Mohammed made this known on the sidelines of a Capacity Building Training Programme for Staff of Transmission Service Provider. It was organised by TCN and the National Power Training Institute in Nigeria in Lagos.
He said that the company had fixed many power lines that were not working in the last two years.
Also, the Power Institute acting Managing Director Ahmed Nagode, said that the institute was partnering with TCN to train their engineers on effective service delivery.
He added that the
institute has adequate facilities in place to make sure the engineers get the
value for training. He said that the 600 engineers scheduled for training were
paid for by the TCN management.