Powering Africa holds Nigeria investment summit

AN international power organisation, The Powering Africa, is set to hold its annual Nigeria investment summit. The event will allow prospective investors, power stakeholders and government agencies to discuss the future of the energy sector in Nigeria and Africa at large.

The event, under the official patronage of the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), the Electricity Commission of Nigeria (ECN), the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) and the Nigeria Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), will hold at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, between October 12 and 14, 2016.

The pre-meeting networking activities including the Powering Africa: Nigeria Golf Networking Day and the pre-meeting evening drinks reception to be hosted by Detail Solicitors will provide an exclusive relationship-building space prior to the start of the conference.

Over 300 senior participants from Nigeria, the Americas, Europe and Asia will represent companies including the founder, Geometric Power, Professor Barth Nnaji, the chief executive officer of Proton Energy Limited, Dr Ransome owan, the International Finance Corporation, African Infrastructure Investment Managers, General Electric, Siemens, Geometric Power and many other stakeholders in the power sector of Nigeria are expected at the event.