The conceptualization of ministry of power is born of the determination of his excellency, Engr. David Umahi Nweze, the Exceutive Governor of Ebonyi state. To strengthen infrastructural development. Which will play a key role in building of viable economy, esthetics, and most importantly ensuring protection of lives and properties of Ebonyians which electricity/power supply provides.


OBJECTIVE OF MINISTRY: Management of power supply and usage in the state. This the Ministry does by carrying out the following:

  1. Liaising with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) to ensure inflow of power to the state from the National Grid.
  2. Construction of solar power stations, augmented by diesel-powered generating units, in various parts of the state to complement power supply from the National Grid.
  3. Ensuring optimal utilization of available power to cater for domestic, commercial and industrial needs.
  4. Following up implementation of on-going Federal and State Government power projects in the state and providing support, where necessary, to ensure their timely completion.
  5. Cooperating with and supporting would be investors to attract more power to the state.
  6. Maintenance of state-built power installations and providing support to TCN and EEDC in the maintenance of their power installations in the estate, to ensure healthy performance of such installations.
  7. Provision of fire safety for government and private establishments in the state.