Arrangements have reached advanced stage for the formal commencement of energy franchise by Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company by July 1st 2019 in Kebbi State.
Prior to this, an intensive training on the major components of the franchise and operational modalities took place at the Birnin Kebbi Regional office for staff of Halisa Engineering Nig Ltd ; the first Company to be accredited for the pilot scheme in the Country.
Soon after the training a joint team from Kaduna Electric and Halisa undertook an assessment tour of 33 and 11 kva on Gwandu Feeder preparatory to the July 1st commencement date.
The team made up of Technical and Franchising Officers was led to Gwandu by the BDRO Kebbi North Engr Saidu Dogara.
Formal Signing of the transaction agreement between Kaduna Electric and Halisa Engineering Company comes up within the first week of July after due documentations are completed in accordance with the regulatory framework guiding the franchise deal.
Compiled by Abubakar Kalgo.
Halisa Media Centre.