The Federal Government has taken another developmental step to improve electricity supply in the country.
The Federal Government has said that the Zungeru Hydro Power Plant would add 700 megawatts of electricity to the national grid when completed.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, made the disclosure in a statement issued by Etore Thomas, Deputy Director, Press, in the ministry.
The statement said that Mr. Fashola represented by the Director, Energy Resources in the Ministry, Emmanuel Ajayi, made the disclosure at the project site in Zungeru, Niger State.
Mr. Fashola said the project, being executed by a consortium of major Chinese companies, was one of the biggest hydro power projects in the country.
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