News and Press Releases

  • Power Outage 07 February 2017 | News Article
    We wish to inform you that customers within Maiduguri and environs will experience power outage due to a fault along the 132KV Biu-Maiduguri line… Read more

  • MD/CEO Press Briefing 09 December 2016 | News Article
    Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) has procured 240 units of single phase High Voltage vandal-proof distribution transformers to further improve the quality of service within our franchise area. The new transformers will go a long way to provide relief to overloaded distribution substation transformers… Read more

  • Press Release: CAPMI WINDING DOWN 10 October 2016 | News Article
    The Management of Yola Electricity Distribution Company wishes to inform its esteem customers that payment of Meters under the NERC “Credit Advanced Payment Metering Implementation” (CAPMI) scheme should be stopped with immediate effect… Read more

  • Press Release 13 July 2016 | News Article
    Our attention has been drawn to a publication on Daily Trust publication of Tuesday, July 12, 2016, alleging that Power firms have written to the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) demanding an upward review of electricity tariffs by 100%.… Read more

  • Invitation For Technical and Financial Bids For The Execution of 2016 Capital Projects. 28 June 2016 | News Article
    The Yola Electricity Distribution Company Plc, in furtherance of its statutory mandate, intends to implement some capital projects under various Goods, Works and Services in line with the approved budget for the Financial Year 2016. To this end, the Yola Electricity Distribution Company Plc, in accordance with the Public Procurement Act 2007 hereby invites qualified interested firms to obtain bids for specific procurement as follows:… Read more

  • YEDC Receives Intervention Materials 08 June 2016 | News Article
    The Yola Electricity Distribution Company received intervention materials from National Integrated Power Project. While receiving the items on behalf of the Company, the MD/CEO of YEDC, Engr Baba Umara Mustapha noted that his objective is to transform YEDC into a viable distribution company and urged customers to be very vigilant and report any suspected vandalism activity during outages… Read more

  • Restoration of Power to Maiduguri 17 September 2015 | News Article
    The Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) is happy to announce that electricity has been restored to Maiduguri the capital city of Borno State. The Acting Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company, Umara Mustapha disclosed the development in a statement by the Senior Corporate Communications Officer, Kingsley Nkemneme...… Read more

  • YEDC Public Consultation Meeting 17 September 2015 | News Article
    The Public consultative forum meeting as directed by NERC held within the four states of our coverage area namely Adamawa, Taraba, Yobe and Borno state commenced with Adamawa state on September 1st 2015 and concluded on September 7, 2015 in Maiduguri the Borno State Capital....… Read more

  • YEDC holds second quarter Town Hall; Welcomes New Acting Managing Director 23 July 2015 | News Article
    Yola Electricity Distribution Company organised its quarterly Town Hall Meeting on 3 June 2015. It was the first Town Hall since the resumption of new acting Managing Director, Engr. Baba Umara Mustapha...… Read more

  • YEDC Tariff Review Consultation Notice 23 June 2015 | News Article
    The Yola Electricity Distribution Company hereby informs residents of Adamawa, Borno, Taraba and Yobe States and the general public of its intention to carry out an electricity tariff review..… Read more

  • Engr. Baba Umara Mustapha takes over as Acting MD/CEO Yola Electricity Distribution Company 18 June 2015 | News Article
    The federal government of Nigeria approved the force majeure declared by Integrated Energy Distribution & Marketing Company (IEDM), the core investors in the Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) May 2015..… Read more