NEMSA Plans Stakeholders Forum


The Nigerian Electricity Management Service Agency (NEMSA) says it has concluded plans to organise its second stakeholders forum on the enforcement of Technical Standards and Regulations, Safety Testing and Certification in Nigeria.
The body in a statement made available to The Tide said the event will hold on Tuesday November 13th at the International Conference Centre (ICC) Garki, Abuja.
The statement disclosed that the forum was in line with the provisions of the NEMSA Act 2015, and called on all relevant stakeholders to attend.
According to the statement, the theme for the 2nd NEMSA forum is, “Importance of Enforcement of Technical Standards and Regulations, Testing and Certification: A Veritable Tool for Safety and Improved Power Supply in Nigeria.
The Hon Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola is expected to declare the forum open as well as deliver the keynote address at the event.
The statement further indicated that the Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Chairman, House Committee on Power, Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ministers of State, Power, Works and Housing, and the Chairman, Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) are expected to grace the forum.
Over five hundred stakeholders in the power, oil and gas industry and commerce, Housing and allied sectors are also expected to be in attendance.
The forum will provide platform for relevant stakeholders in the power sector to brainstorm on measures of promoting better service delivery in the sector.