Lagos Partners with U.S to Improve Electricity

In order to improve power sector in Lagos State, the Governor decleared has executed a letter of cooperation with the United States Agency for International Development to effectively launch the Lagos State Integrated Resource Plan, under the Power Africa-Nigeria’s Power Sector Program initiative.

“To improve access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, there is no better place to start than in Nigeria,”

The Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr Olalere Odusote, said the signing of the letter of cooperation was a significant milestone in the implementation plan of the Lagos State Government to improve access of residents to affordable electricity.

However, he went further “It is impossible to have a sustainable economic plan without a strategic energy plan.”

“The objective of the Lagos State Government is to deliver affordable, reliable, and sustainable electricity to Lagos residents, a key enabler for the vision of making Lagos a 21st century economy.”

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