Nigeria awards Canadian firm $24 mln power contract

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's privatisation regulator said Manitoba Hydro of Canada (MHC) had won a $24 million power transmission contract, part of delayed plans to overhaul woeful electricity infrastructure. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan announced plans to reform the power sector 20 months ago but privatisation has been slow due to political wrangling, union disputes and government ...
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Added April 04, 2012
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