OVERVIEW OF: Chad Demands Power Supply from Nigeria
The administration of Chad Republic has officially mentioned the Nigerian government to associate the nation to the Nigerian power network.
The solicitation was introduced by the Chadian Ambassador to Nigeria, Abakar Saleh Chachaimi, during a visit to the Minister of Power, Engr. Deal Mamman in Abuja.
While portraying the need as squeezing, the minister focused on the authentic and monetary estimation of associating Chad to Nigeria's power lattice as a methods for proceeded with joint effort between the nations.
Responding to the solicitation, Engr. Mamman invited the turn of events, focusing on that it would help in improving the long existing relations between the two nations.
He said the solicitation came at the best time as he consoled the Chadian agent that Nigeria would assess it inside the different undertakings under the Transmission Rehabilitation and Expansion Program (TREP) for conceivable coordination of the solicitation.
"I, thusly, direct the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) whose agents are a piece of this gathering, to think of a business case and execution modalities. In view of that, we will keep in touch with the Presidency to make sure about all the fundamental endorsements," Engr. Mamman said.
The pastor likewise endorsed the solicitation to have his partner from the Republic of Chad for a specialized examination of the solicitation.
He further educated the Chadian appointment that right now, Nigeria has reciprocal agreements for providing power to Niger Republic and Benin Republic which has been continuous for a considerable length of time.
Engr. Mamman likewise noticed that under the system of the West African Power Pool (WAPP) target of advancing force trade among ECOWAS part expresses, the Republics of Benin, Burkina-Faso, Niger and Nigeria are building a 875 kilometer 330 kilovolt power transmission line, the "North Core Transmission line".