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November 14, 2022 News Press Release

Okoh Gives Reasons For Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Roadshow

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has said that the Investors Roadshow for the concession of the 700MW Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant (ZHPP) is in continuation of the Federal Government’s drive to achieve a power sector that fully serves the needs of the citizens of Nigeria to unleash their potentials and engender socio-economic development to meet global standards. The Director General who said this on Thursday, November 10, […]

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November 11, 2022 News Press Release

FG Inaugurates Inter-Agency Committee To Boost FRIN’S Services

As part of efforts to optimise the services of the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN), the Federal Government through the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has inaugurated an interagency committee between the two agencies for enhanced potentials of FRIN to deliver on its mandate. Inaugurating the 7-member committee in Abuja recently, Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex Okoh said the Projects Reform and Infrastructural Development of the Institute would […]

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October 11, 2022 News Press Release

N206.18Bn Privatisation Proceeds To Fund Nigeria’s 2023 Budget Deficit

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) is to fund the deficit in the 2023 Nigeria’s Budget with N206.18 billion through Privatisation Proceeds, President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed. Presenting the 2023 budget estimates totalling N20.51 trillion and tagged: Budget of Fiscal Consolidation and Transition to the joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja on Friday, October 7, 2022, the president gave other sources of funding the deficit to include new borrowings totalling N8.80 trillion and […]

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September 26, 2022 News Press Release

RE: FG PLANS TO SELL ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION COMPANY OF NIGERIA

The attention of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has been drawn to a news publication alleging that “the Federal Government is currently gearing up to put the Transmission Company of Nigeria, up for Sale”. The BPE wishes to state that the news is completely false in all its ramifications. The allegation is a mere fabrication by mischief makers aimed at creating room for another needless strike by electricity workers. The actions of the Federal […]

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September 12, 2022 News Press Release

Okoh Extols Retiring BPE Staff, Urges Them To Be Good Ambassadors

The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has enjoined exiting staff of the Bureau to be good ambassadors of the reform agency in their next individual endeavours even as he urged public servants in the country to be legacy minded while discharging their duties to the nation. The Director General gave the charge at the valedictory dinner organized by the Bureau in honour of six retiring staff held […]

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