The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company has increased electricity tariff which will be effective from Wednesday July 1st, 2020. The company made this known via its twitter handle @aedcelectricity.

“In this new tariff, there will be a marginal increase in the cost of electricity per kwhbut is not ALL CUSTOMERS that will be immediately affected. “The principal benefit of this new tariff is to, among other things, ensure IMPROVED SERVICE to you our esteemed customers with LONGER HOURS OF POWER SUPPLY.

“The new tariff will also help us in the long run to recoup more funds for greater improvement in power supply to our customers.” Residents have however taken to twitter to express their concerns over the new development.


Source: Daily Trust