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November 1, 2021 News Press Release

Okoh Makes Case For Alternative Power Supply In Nigeria – As He Inaugurates PDT On Small Hydros

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has called for the establishment of energy sources and resources  to supplement the limited power generation and supply in Nigeria with  only 40 percent of the country’s over 200 million population; currently  having  has access to electricity. Okoh who made the call […]

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October 28, 2021 News Press Release

Amendment of BPE Act Not To Usurp Regulatory Powers, Says Okoh

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has allayed fears of perceived usurpation of regulatory powers by the Bureau in the concession of public assets in the country. Okoh who made this known in Abuja on Monday, October 25, 2021, at a public hearing organised by the House of […]

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October 22, 2021 News Press Release

BPE’ll Continue to Uphold Its Core Values-Oko

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) will continue to uphold its core values of an efficient and credible organisation in the discharge of its mandate as the driver of the reform and privatisation programme of the Federal Government, its Director General, Mr. Alex A. Okoh has said. Speaking at a One-day retreat organised by the […]

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October 11, 2021 News Press Release

Privatisation Proceeds To Fund Nigeria’s 2022 Budget Deficit

Privatisation Proceeds will be part of borrowings, totaling N5.01 trillion to fund the deficit in the 2022 Fiscal Budget, His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) has announced. Presenting the 2022 National Budget tagged Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability to the Joint Session of the National Assembly in Abuja on Thursday, October 7, 2021, the […]

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October 8, 2021 News Press Release

BPE Assures Investors of Healthy Competition in Public Enterprises

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has pledged the Bureau’s commitment to ensuring healthy competition among investors in Public Enterprises in the country while simultaneously protecting the rights of the consumers. Okoh made this known when the Management team of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), […]

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September 15, 2021 News Press Release

RBDAs: Catalyst For Food Security, Job Creation, Says Water Minister ..As Okoh Gives TIC 6 Months to Complete Task

Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu has said that the partial commercialisation of twelve River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) in Nigeria by the Federal Government is to attract private sector funds for their revitalization to ensure effective and efficient service delivery as the RBDAs are strategic players in the actualization of national food security, […]

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August 27, 2021 News Press Release

FG Receives Report on Non-performing Privatised Enterprises

The Federal Government’s four inter agency committees on the resuscitation of ailing/ non- performing privatised enterprises in the country have submitted their reports with the Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh reiterating the Bureau’s commitment to collaborate with relevant agencies to resuscitate and bring to life, the moribund […]

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August 4, 2021 News Press Release

BPE’ll Ensure Hydro Plant Operators Develop Host Communities-Okoh

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) says it will  collaborate with the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) to better the lot of host communities of Hydro-Power Plants in the country. Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A.Okoh  who gave the pledge in Abuja on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 […]

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July 27, 2021 News Press Release

Dikko’s Led NICON Insurance Board Takes Over As Okoh Decries Firm’s Decay

The new Board of the National Insurance Corporation of Nigeria better known as NICON Insurance formally took over the reins of power with its maiden Board Meeting at the Corporation’s head office in Abuja on Monday, July 26, 2021 amidst tight security. Addressing a handful of NICON’s management staff, led by the Deputy General Manager […]

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July 19, 2021 News Press Release

Quest Electricity Signs SSPA For  YEDC’s Acquisition

Quest Electricity Nigeria Limited-the New investor  in the Yola Electricity Distribution Company(YEDC) is committed  to improving the quality of life of the inhabitants in the North East geopolitical zone through aggressive investment drive, thereby providing an economic tool for combating the insurgency in the region, Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE, Mr. […]

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