Fashola , Shittu At The Launch Of MTN’s Mobile Electricity Service

Fashola , Shittu At The Launch Of MTN’s Mobile Electricity Service
Fashola , Shittu At The Launch Of MTN’s Mobile Electricity Service

Fashola , Shittu At The Launch Of MTN’s Mobile Electricity Service

Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN (middle), Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe (2nd right), Chairman, MTN Nigeria, Dr Paschal Dozie (2nd left), CEO Lumos Nigeria, Mr Yuri Tsitrinbaum (right) and others during the launch of the Mobile Electricity Service by MTN at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Monday 21st, February 2017.

One of the Mobile Electricity Service appliances launched by MTN at the Transcorp Hotel

Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN(3rd left), Hon. Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu (3rd right), Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe (2nd right), Chairman, MTN Nigeria, Dr Paschal Dozie (2nd left) and United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington(left) in a group photograph shortly after the launch of the Mobile Electricity Service by MTN at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Monday 21st, February 2017.

Fashola, (2nd left), Shittu (left), Abaribe (2nd right), CEO Lumos Nigeria, Mr Yuri Tsitrinbaum (left) during the launch of the Mobile Electricity Service by MTN

Fashola,SAN(middle),Hon. Minister of Communications , Shittu Tsitrinbaum (left) during the launch of the Mobile Electricity Service by MTN

The Mobile Electricity Service by MTN was launched on Monday 20 February 2017 at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja. Present at the occasion were: Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola; Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu; Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe; Chairman, MTN Nigeria, Dr Paschal Dozie; United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington and others.

It is an initiative by MTN Nigeria, in concert with Lumos, a solar firm known worldwide. Purpose of the new device is to provide mobile solar electricity systems for the benefit of families and businesses in the country.

The launch in Abuja means the device is to be sold throughout Nigeria. The advantages, according to a report, are that users can enjoy “accessible, noise and fume-free electricity for daily use and pay with airtime from an MTN mobile phone.” It is capable of lighting up bulbs and power fans, televisions, cellphones and computers.

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