Sahara Power Group (SPG) hosted the inaugural Sahara Power Roundtable session today June 7, in Lagos, Nigeria. In this maiden edition, key players in the power sector discussed “Narratives for Transformation and Sustainability in the Power Sector.”

Among those present were; Kola Adesina, GMD Sahara Power Group; Business Day CEO, Frank Aigbogun; TCN MD, Usman Gur-Mohammed and many more.

@PowerUpNG News deduced seven quotes from the event, some we agree with and some we don’t. Below are the quotes. Let us know in the comment section, which you agree with and disagree with.

  1. “Estimated billing is a universal phenomenon.” –

@koladesina GMD, Sahara Power Group.

  1. “Power is very critical to basically everything that we do.” – Frank Aigbogun, CEO,


  1. “The essence of this forum is not to blame any party but to seek synergy, understanding and harmony among all stakeholders within our energy space to ensure progress.” –

@koladesina GMD, Sahara Power Group.

  1. “Critical investment in the power sector is very important for the stabilization of the power grid” – MD TCN, Usman Gur-Mohammed
  2. “For us to achieve the frequency control, we had to disconnect some generators in order to keep with the grid code.” – Usman Gur-Mohammed, MD, @TCN_NIGERIA
  3. “The deficit of trust between electricity consumers and DISCOs is too much and must be breached.” – Sola Salako-Ajulo, President, Consumer Advocacy Foundation of Nigeria.
  4. “The primary concern electricity customers have is that they are made to pay for what they have not consumed.” – Sola Salako-Ajulo, President, Consumer Advocacy Foundation of Nigeria.