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“Nigeria’s power sector is on the verge of collapse” – Tony Elumelu tells CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa | Watch the Interview on BN TV



With the challenges facing Nigeria’s Power sector in mind, CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa spoke to Tony Elumelu, Chairman of Transcorp Power, to gain some insight into the issues the sector is dealing with.
He was incredibly forthcoming about the problems in the sector. At one point he said, “The power sector is a walking corpse.”

Watch below


  1. nene

    January 25, 2017 at 1:22 am

    wow! what is going on?

  2. madman

    January 25, 2017 at 1:41 am

    What happened to PowerAfrica?

    What happened to Fashola? I remember those days when he Abused GEJ.

    God is alive. Power have changed hands.

  3. Nuna

    January 25, 2017 at 8:11 am

    Fashola please what is going on? You said a serious govt would fix power in six months….

  4. A Real Nigerian

    January 25, 2017 at 8:18 am

    There is a power sector?

    • Venue, Date, Time

      January 25, 2017 at 9:09 am

      My dear, e reach to ask oh

  5. o

    January 25, 2017 at 9:34 am

    Where I stay, it’s not on the verge, it has collapsed completely ????

  6. Noms

    January 25, 2017 at 10:02 am

    Hmmm,things are not always as they seem from afar…Fashola,at least you can see for your self that it’s easier to talk from the fence.

  7. Grace

    January 25, 2017 at 1:12 pm

    It has collapsed already

  8. funmilola

    January 25, 2017 at 2:09 pm

    and fayemi said the government doesn’t owe Nigeria youths….how will a youth who wants to be an entrepreneur survive in this country without power? the government owes us a conducive environment that’ll enables small businesses to grow and flourish…..why won’t multichoice take bbn to South Africa?

  9. Suga

    January 25, 2017 at 2:31 pm

    Chai, what have Nigerians done to this administration to deserve all these eeh!. This is no longer funny! God please continue to make our cases different, amen.

  10. Peaches77

    January 25, 2017 at 9:56 pm

    I pray that after these 4 years, more Nigerians will embrace critical thinking…. mcheew

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