Again, Kaduna Disco increases electricity tariff

Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has announced electricity tariff hike for Band A customers getting 20-24 hours of daily power supply.

The disco announced the increment in a statement on Wednesday by its head of corporate communications, Abdulazeez Abdullahi.

The electricity firm said the tariff increased to N209.9 per Kilowatt-hour from N206.80.

This is the second time the disco is announcing a tariff hike for band A customers after the April 3 tariff increase.

“The Management of Kaduna Electric informs the public of an upward review in the tariff of Band A feeders from N206.80/kWh to N209.5/kWh.

“The review is effective from 1st July 2024 and affects both prepaid and postpaid customers. Kaduna Electric assures customers on its Band A feeders of the continued availability of 20-24hrs supply daily as stipulated in the Service Based Tariff regime.

“The public should please note that the tariff for Bands B, C, D, and E remains un- changed”, the statement reads.