Federal Government To Sanction DisCos Selling Prepaid Meters To Customers

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The federal government has taken steps to endorse authorities of any power conveyance organizations (DisCos) who offer prepaid meters to clients.

Eyes Of Lagos reports gathered that, Ahmed Zakari, exceptional counselor to the president on framework who said this at a partners’ gathering on Wednesday December 2, said the prepaid meters are intended to be given to clients at no expense.

Zakari additionally uncovered that there is a request that orders DisCos to repay clients who buy meters through the Meter Asset Providers (MAP) conspire.

He said;

“We have made it clear through the controller’s immediate request just as the mediation from the service of intensity that these meters are to be given to Nigerians at no expense.

“In any event, for meters that will be paid for through the MAP, there is a mandate from the controller to the discos that they need to figure out how to repay residents over the long haul.

“On the off chance that we discover any disco or its agents selling these meters or abusing Nigerians to have the option to get them, we will endorse such DisCo.

“Despite the fact that it is our conviction that everybody will be obliged to make the best decision, we will even now be cautious and screen improvements.”

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