The National Electricity Regulation Commission, a week ago rolled out new electricity tariff for residential and industrial users across the country.
- R2 Customers covered by the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) who currently pay N13.91 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) will witness an increase by N9.60.
- Eko DISCO distribution area – N12.87kWh to N22.87kWh (N10 increment)
- Ikeja DISCO distribution area – N13.61kWh to N21.61kWh (N8 increment)
- Kaduna DISCO dist. areas- N16.90kWh to N27.95kWh (N11.05 increment)
- Benin DISCO dist. areas- N12.54kWh to N21.80kWh (N9.26 increment)
- Ibadan DISCO dist. areas- N25.18kWh to N37.26kWh (N12.08 increment)
- Enugu DISCO dist. areas – N24.01kWh to N37.36kWh (N13.35 increment)
The new tariff is expected come into effect on the 1st of February 2016.