From Pwanagba Agabus, Jos
The House of Representatives Committee on Power and Privatisation has commendedA�Jos Electricity Distribution Company (JED) on its customersa�� enumerationA�and metering programmes.
The committee made the commendation during a two day routine visit to the company.
Chairman of the committee, Hon. ShadimuA�Mutiu, said the committee was impressed by the metering and customers enumeration programmes
of Jos Electricity Distribution Plc.
Mutiu said: “Jos Disco is surprisingly
doing better than other Discos in the
country despite the numerous challenges
in the business environment. “I must also commend their efforts in the current enumeration exercise aimed fundamentallyA�at better service delivery
to the customers in the Disco”.
In his earlier, the Managing Director of JED, Alhaji Mohammed Gidado Modibbo, disclosed that the company was working assiduously towards providing qualitative service delivery to its customers.
Modibbo said the company would continueA�to uphold the best global
practice in the industry. ModibboA�who was represented by the Executive Director, Marketing and Investment, Mr Verr Jirbo, assured the committee that Jos Disco was working towards achieving total metering of its
customers in addition to the ongoing
a�?We are currently enumerating our
customers in addition to metering
them. It is our desire to meter all our
customers. We hope to do that, because
we have enough meters in our stores to
be distributed to customers at no cost”.
The company’s Chief Executive
Officer also disclosed that in order to
comprehensively profile all the company
customers, a state of the art data centre
had been established.