Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
NEMSA to prosecute importers of fake electricity meters

By News Express on 10/01/2016

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 2,718


The Managing Director of the Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA) says all importers of fake meters will be punished.

Speaking at a meeting in Abuja on Saturday, Mr Peter Ewesor said that over 22,336 meters have been tested from three test stations.

“Today (January 9, 2016), we have actually tested 22, 336 meters from our three meter test stations. Out of these, we have type test which tested 110 types of meters.

“Type test requires testing new meters – if it could work in Nigeria, if it meets international best practice, environmental condition in terms of temperature and humidity.

“When the meter has been type tested, and we find out that it meets the specifications of the Nigerian Metering Code put in place to guide the type of meter we should use in the country, then, the meter would be given a certification – which means the metre could be imported.

“The meter must meet the quality of the metre you gave which we have given you to say it has a pass mark.”

Mr Ewesor stated that the exercise would be a continuous one and advised importers of meters to ensure they adhere to the Nigerian Metering Code. (Channels TV)

•Photo shows NEMSA MD Peter Ewesor.

Source News Express

Posted 10/01/2016 04:51:56 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Air Force men beat tanker boy into coma...

We’re active in Delta State — Shell •Targets...

State manipulations and unavoidable eternal condemnation, By Lovina...

Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger prays for miracle as...

South African president survives impeachment vote

Death on the dance floor: How 233 fun...

Moderate dust haze conditions to prevail today, says...

European Observer Mission under fire over report on...

Buhari, APC responsible for Plateau massacre — PDP...

African security exchanges meet in Johannesburg

2015 polls: APC in trouble —Fani-Kayode

Tension mounts over Peter Obi’s safety •Hold Obiano...

 

Latest News Offa Robbery gang leader dies in custody Ifa Priest wants public officers to take traditional oath Senate invites Amaechi over abandonment of eastern railway line Katsina: Farmers/Herders clash leaves 11 dead Boko Haram: How 177 health workers were killed in Yobe, Borno Corruption pushing more Nigerians into extreme poverty — Akinnola Bribery Video: Court fixes December 6 for judgment on Ganduje’s investigation Two House of Reps members dump APC Bayelsa deploys $1m World Bank loan Man survives gunshot wound on wedding day Senate orders probe of police for sealing Akwa Ibom Assembly 2019: Buhari promises increased internet access

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (422,909 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (390,922 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (324,003 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (272,835 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (244,931 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (227,857 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (209,686 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (191,204 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (176,638 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (168,937 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (165,529 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (152,347 views)

 

Zenith Zero Balance First Bank chat banking

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (74) Business & Economy (3,805) Business Verdict (54) Columnists (965) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (569) Features (670) Global Business Monitor (311) International (2,712) Interview (167) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (146) Maggie's Blog (38) News (40,727) Opinion (1,146) Pidgin (13) Politics (7,823) Religion (903) Sports (1,781) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera