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Ghana Struggles with Power Outages

Ghanaians are beginning to feel the pinch of the return of long hours of power outages that authorities attribute to the shutdown of a...
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What We are Experiencing is Power Outages but Not Dumsor

Mr John Peter Amewu, Minister of Energy has assured Ghanaians that the recent power outages across parts of the country are by no means...

Nigeria’s Power Supply Down By 3,697MW

The current power generation profile was against the peak of 5,074MW achieved earlier this month. The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) had earlier assured that...

Power Minister shows no concern about cost of power outages

Power Minister- Dr. Kwabena Donkor The Ministry in charge of Power in Ghana has shown very little concern about losses incurred to the national...
North Korea has denied a recent cyber-attack against Sony Pictures ?

Serious internet breaks hits North Korea

The disruption comes days after the US accused North Korea of being behind a cyber-attack on Sony Pictures. US President Barack Obama had promised a...

Nana Addo canvass for vote in W/R

The two-time presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said the party would deliver the country from the...

Gov?t hide behind equipment failure as justification for power cuts

Some officials of ECG working on a faulty plant. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister of Energy and Petroleum has attributed Ghana?s power challenges to equipment...

Lack Of Transparency Blurs SOE Performance-World Bank

Yusupha Crookes, Country Manager The World Bank has noted that the frequent power outage could negatively affect the country?s economy. In a report launched yesterday...

Power Outages Cost Africa 20% Of Its GDP

Power outages in some African countries cost them 20% of GDP, a World Bank study has said. The issue would be discussed as energy experts...

Power cuts, pollution and illegal connections are challenges killing the operations of GWCL

The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has identified power outages, pollution of water bodies by illegal gold miners and illegal connections as some of...

Efficient Server Monitoring Service Helps Prevent Outages

Computers connected to the internet can be generally classified as servers or client. A server machine provides a host of services through software running...

Power Outages In Ghana…

Is Not An Act Of God As Claimed By President Mahama But Negligence Of The Minister Of Energy, Joe Oteng Adjei President Dramani Mahama might...

CEOs Mad Over Frequent Load-shedding Killing Businesses.

As Ghanaian businesses pile up costs under frequent power outages over the past four months, the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) is urging speedy...

GRIDCo explains Sunday?s power outages in Accra

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has explained that the power outages experienced in parts of Accra over the weekend, were as a result...

The electricity power outages uncovered – Don’t blame the ECG

The recent spate of power outages in the country has created anger, frustration and much debate as to the nature of these power outages. In...

Form a Committee to investigate the PURC power outages last

The public utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has commissioned five-member fact finding and Technical Committee to conduct investigations of the causes of operational system includes...

Power outages are purely accidental, NPP must understand it-Inusah Fuseini

he Deputy Energy Minister says the ruling government’s record of achievement in three years is unassailable and has attributed the erratic power supply to...

ARE THERE INVISIBLE HANDS BEHIND THE POWER OUTAGES & MANY PUBLIC-SECTOR STRIKES OVER PAY?

I was stunned when I listened to an old cynic's take, on the frequent power outages and the many public-sector strikes, over pay, going...

Telecom operators threaten to sue ECG for power outages

Some major telecommunication operators in the country have threatened to take legal action against the Public Utilities Regulatory Authorities (PURC) and the Electricity Company...