Kano State Government To Inaugurate 100MW Plant In 2017
The Hydro Power Plant project in Tiga, Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State has reached 85 per cent completion. This was disclosed by the state Commissioner of Information, Mohammed Garba in an interview with NAN, News Agency of Nigeria. The electricity plant of the State Government is expected to be inaugurated by the first quarter of next year.
The Commissioner who made this known to journalists while highlighting the achievements of the government in 2016 added that the plant would directly impact the life of the people of the state as electricity supply to the state would significantly improve.
The 100-megawwatt plant, according to Mr Garba, would also facilitate more economic activities across the state. This, he said, would translate to more prosperity for the people.
“The power project will also contribute to boosting the state’s economy because most of the companies in the state will benefit from it,” he said.