Press Release

August 20, 2020 Press Release

FG SPENDS N409, 915,331,675.45 TO SETTLE EX-PHCN WORKERS-BPE

Following the half-truths being peddled on the settlement  of severance benefits  to the ex workers of the  defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN, we wish to state that the Federal Government has so far spent N409, 915,331,675.45 on the payment of severance benefits to ex-workers and death benefits of the defunct utility company. The […]

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June 24, 2020 Press Release

BPE Unbundling NIPOST, Not Privatisation-Okoh

The ongoing reform of the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) is not privatisation of the entity but to unbundle NIPOST into viable subsidiary companies which will operate on the principle of commercial viability, while the core postal service function will remain with NIPOST as the parent company, Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), […]

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May 30, 2020 Press Release

BPE Not Opposed To Forensic Audit of DISCOs – Okoh

The Bureau of Public Enterprises is not opposed to the planned forensic audit of the power companies in Nigeria by the Federal Government and therefore, not part of the decision by the eleven (11) power Distribution Companies (Discos) to seek court redress to restraint the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) from interfering in their (Discos)’s […]

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March 20, 2020 Press Release

BPE Plans 19 Transactions in 2020 – Okoh

The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has said that the Bureau plans to carry out 19 transactions in 2020. Okoh  made this known when he received members of the Senate Committee on Privatization and Commercialization led by its Chairman, Chief Theodore A. Orji (Ochendo) who were on […]

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January 28, 2020 Press Release

Gov. Emmanuel Udom Commends BPE’s Stabilizing Role In Nigerian Economy …Okoh Says Efforts On To Revamp ALSCON

Gov. Emmanuel Udom Commends BPE’s Stabilizing Role In Nigerian Economy …Okoh Says Efforts On To Revamp ALSCON  Akwa- Ibom State Governor, Mr.Udom Emmanuel has pledged to support the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) in its reform and privatisation mandate and called on Nigerians to support the privatisation agency in exercising its mandate. Receiving the management […]

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January 28, 2020 Press Release

2020 BPE Retreat: Okoh Charges Management Team To Re-strategise For The Future

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has charged the Management Staff of the Bureau who are undergoing a two-day Retreat at the Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, to critically review the Bureau’s current performance and identify critical areas that need refocusing in BPE’s relentless […]

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January 21, 2020 Press Release

BPE V BFIG: Appeal Court Orders All Parties To File Necessary Processes Before Feb. 5

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has ordered all parties in the committal proceeding instituted against BPE and Mr. Alex A. Okoh, DG, BPE in the matter between BFIG v. BPE to file their brief of argument and other necessary processes before 5th February, 2020 which is the next adjourned date. The Court on Monday, 20th January, […]

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December 30, 2019 Press Release

Appeal Court Grants Stay Of Execution Against Alex Okoh, DG, BPE

The Court of Appeal Abuja Division has ordered an immediate stay of execution of the Ruling / Committal Order of Justice A.I. Chikere of the Federal High Court Abuja which ordered that Mr. Alex A. Okoh, DG, BPE be remanded in prison custody for a minimum of 30 days for contempt of court. Giving the order […]

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December 16, 2019 Press Release

SERVICOM Has Impacted Positively On BPE Operations

Since the inauguration of Service Compact (SERVICOM) in the Bureau  of Public Enterprises (BPE) in 2008, it has impacted positively not only on the general ambience of the Bureau but it  has  also keyed into actualising the Bureau’s value statement of Integrity, Professionalism, Accountability, Responsibility, Transparency (IPART), Director General of the Bureau, Mr. Alex A. […]

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December 16, 2019 Press Release

Okoh Defends Power Privatisation

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has assured that with the various interventions by the Federal Government in the power sector, consumers in the country will soon have quality and improved electricity supply. Speaking on Monday at a one-day Roundtable Discussion on Power organised by the Senate Committee […]

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