• 2017 Host Ministry: Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing

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    • Join the ESI Africa community of over 5,000 like-minded decision makers and influencers with vested interests in Africa's power industry who receive the quarterly print issue of ESI Africa. The digital version is sent to an additional 50,000 and more industry professionals. Editorial content includes generation, transmission and distribution issues, while also exploring the role of alternative energy sources and energy efficiency in providing a comprehensive and sustainable energy mix. Be it a global webinar campaign to help cement your company’s position as a thought leader, a white paper promotion package or an informative commercial editorial spread, ESI Africa has the perfect promotion campaign specific to your needs.



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    • Nextier Power is a leading management consultancy and solutions development firm focused on providing solutions to difficult policy challenges facing the Nigerian electricity market. we seek opportunities to take principal investor positions in the sector. Furthermore, we offer managed services to sector participants to help them reduce cost, increase revenue, and improve their overall customer experience.

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    • The collaboration between NAPTIN and Spintelligent aims at setting the stage for innovation and solution-driven technologies for the present and future human capacity requirements in the Nigeria Power Sector.

      For more information please visit: NAPTIN

    • Transmission Company of Nigeria proudly supports and identifies with the Future Energy Nigeria Conference and Exhibition 2017. This conference will no doubt engender initiatives that will create investment prospects that will enhance development and progress in the Nigerian transmission network. Through Transmission Rehabilitation and Expansion Program a key component of Power Recovery Plan, TCN is working arduously to stabilize and expand the Grid to meet sustainable growth and development of Nigeria.

      For more information please visit: TCN

    • The Independent Energy Watch Initiative (I-WIN), is a web based enterprise aimed at improving service delivery with special focus on the distribution sub-sector. I-WIN seeks to avail customers with much needed awareness on the workings of the power sector with emphasis on customer rights. I-WIN utilizes a rich knowledge base to avail customers of all the necessary information about the power sector, as well as educating them on energy conservation and renewable energy as an alternative source of power.

      For more information please visit: Independent Energy Watch Initiative

    • The International Centre for Hydropower, ICH, is a non-profit association based on institutional membership among organizations involved in the hydropower sector. The purpose of ICH is to raise standards of competence of industry personnel and work for a sustainable development of hydropower resources by organizing training courses, workshops and conferences.

      For more information please visit: International Centre for Hydropower

    • MESIA is the largest solar trade association in the Middle East and North Africa region. Established in 2009, the association represents over 150 international and local organizations including investors, installers, manufacturers, law firms, consultants, policymakers and banks. MESIA is headquartered in Dubai, UAE and carries out solar-related activities and programs across the MENA region. Its regional coverage stretches from Egypt to Saudi Arabia, with over 10,000 subscribers. Over the past 8 years, MESIA has organized over 90 industry events focused on strengthening the footprint of solar energy in our region, including trade missions in Egypt, Pakistan and Jordan. Along the way, MESIA has won several prestigious awards and had been recognized by leading government authorities across the MENA region. MESIA also publishes industry-leading reports which have been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and the FT.

      For more information please visit: MESIA

    • The Energy Institute (EI) is a global professional body and learned society in the field of energy, supporting over 23,000 individuals working in energy and 250 companies worldwide. The EI provides learning, professional recognition, technical/scientific knowledge resources and networking opportunities on energy in all its forms and applications.

      For more information please visit: The Energy Institute (EI)

    • The Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE) is the foremost Division of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE). It is the body of all electrical and electronics engineers in Nigeria responsible for professional development, codes of practice and standards.

      NIEEE introduced the Annual General Meeting (AGM) /International Conference and Exhibition on Power and Telecommunications (ICEPT) as the apex formal assembly for all Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Nigeria. The AGM  and ICEPT feature election of the Executive Committee of the institution (in an election year), the presentation of technical papers on topical issues and exhibition on the latest engineering products, systems and technologies. There is also the NIEEE league of merit awards for deserving members after proper recommendation and peer - review assessment called "Distinguished Electrical/Electronics Engineers Annual Lecture (DEEEAL).

      For more information please visit: The Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE)

    • CREN, as an umbrella organization is focused on Government to Business to Consumer interactions for Sustainable and Value Driven development and implementation and utilization of Renewable Energy in Nigeria.

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    • Power For All is a global campaign to accelerate the deployment of distributed/decentralised renewable energy solutions as the fastest, most cost-effective and sustainable approach to universal energy access.

      For more information please visit:

  • Thank you to our media partners

    • Africa investor is a specialist investment and communications firm advising governments, international organisations and businesses on communication strategies for capital market and foreign direct investments in Africa. Africa investor publishes Africa investor, the leading international newsstand magazine for Africa’s investment decision makers; maintains the Africa investor 40 Investors’ Index, hosts the Ai CEO Institutional Summit & Awards and the Ai CEO Infrastructure Investment Summit & Awards, among other events.

      For more information please visit: Africa investor

    • Connecting and Celebrating Africa and its Diaspora

      AfricaOracle is a media consultancy organisation that provides information about Africa, the Diaspora and African-related events.

      We publish a number of digital magazines on our website,, that covers a broad range of topics including as business, travel, science and technology, art and culture. AfricaOracle also offers media services such as events promotion, media partnerships, feature stories, newsletters and we have a reach to over 10,000 followers and users.

      For further information about working with AfricaOracle please contact us at: / / +44 955 603 197.

      For more information please visit: Africa Oracle

    • Reaching over 300,000 readers monthly in over 75 countries, African Business is the best-selling, ABC-audited, African English language magazine. It is a sober, yet essential read for the discerning business person in Africa, or business person doing business in Africa. It is regarded with enormous respect globally.

      For more information please visit:

    • African Business Central (“ABC”) is a leading online media company showcasing curated and original news on African Business, primarily, and all things Africa, in general. ABC's rapidly-growing site attracts tens of thousands of visitors every month that read and watch news, analyses, and opinions of business, economic, political, and cultural events in and about Africa. ABC is making its mark around the world telling Africa's success stories and highlighting the continent's swift socio-economic ascent to a rapidly-growing global audience. ABC’s core values are based on the notion that business, in general, and entrepreneurship, in particular, is the surest path to Africa’s socio-economic progress.

      For more information please visit:

    • African Energy is a respected source of independent analysis on the continent’s energy industries, produced by Cross-border Information (CbI), a globally recognised business intelligence company with a long established research focus on the politics, energy and financial sector trends of Africa and the Middle East.

      African Energy’s work is based on the foundation of experienced staff analysts – African Energy has been produced by the same lead team since its launch in 1998 – and a network of correspondents and sources across more than 40 African countries.

      African Energy’s consultancy unit has conducted research for a wide variety of private and public sector clients including the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP), and the African Development Bank-based Infrastructure Consortium for Africa.

      For more information please visit: African Energy

    • African Mining Brief,, is the foremost industry journal in Africa focusing on latest news, incorporating quarrying, oil exploration and drilling and other large scale extractive operations aimed at the discovery, extraction, storage, transport, sale and utilisation of Africa’s mineral wealth and resources. 

      African Mining Brief boasts of a targeted, well-researched and insightful editorial content that offers readers and advertisers a unique interactive forum to exchange information; identify, pursue, and close business deals; in addition to gaining favorable insight into the entirety of the mining industry and public sector.

      For more information please visit:

    • Published since 1966, African Review of Business and Technology is the most successful Pan-African business publication. It has the largest audited circulation of a business magazine in the area and carries over 80% of the international advertising in the market. For the latest industry news on African Review, please visit

      For more information please visit: African Review

    • Alternative Energy Africa is the continent’s first magazine dedicated to literally filling the energy information gap in Africa. Alternative Energy Africa provides its readers updates on private sector projects, government initiatives, business and investment news, and strategies for a thriving alternative/renewable energy market on the African continent, all of this in addition to global project news and groundbreaking technology coverage. And to complement the magazine, offers the latest updates between issues making the AEA online and print duo “the premiere source” of alternative and renewable energy news covering the African continent.

      For more information please visit:

    • AptanTech is a blog covering tech and business-related developments in Kenya, Africa and the world. AptanTech, which has been published since 2009, has the following sections – News, Reviews, Analysis & Features, CSR, Tech&PR, Week-in-Tech, Events NoticeBoard and BLOG. Up&Ap segment which profiles upcoming and inspirational industry leaders in a Q&

      For more information please visit: Aptantech

    • Aspire Africa is a digital platform committed to promoting African synergy!

      Our publication profiles CEO’s, entrepreneurs, and innovative companies to discuss business strategy, trends, leadership and growth opportunities covering African achievement that our subscribers and readers will find highly engaging and valuable.

      Each edition of Aspire Africa reaches investors, ‘c’ level executives, state and federal public servants and marketing teams across the continent.

      Our editorial team is on top of major developments across the continent making Aspire Africa one of the most significant platforms showcasing African achievement.

      For more information please visit:

    • The energy4africa website family brings together news on all major energy related issues in Africa with overviews of events and background information. Dedicated websites do focus on specific technologies:,, and The website also boosts a comprehensive database of hydropower stations in east and southern Africa.

      For more information please visit: Biomass4Africa

    • Business Focus Magazine is a publication for a rapidly changing world. Businesses face constantly shifting challenges, whether it’s an issue that will only impact your own small market niche, or globe-spanning macroeconomic and environmental changes. That is why at Business Focus Magazine we talk to the people who matter, the executives, innovators and entrepreneurs who face those challenges head on.

      For more information please visit:

    • English language newspaper in Nigeria. We are one of the nation’s foremost newspaper brands enjoying a readership spread that cuts across all classes and with product visibility across the length and breadth of the country. Our niche is very well celebrated and the market rates us as the media gate way to the East.

      We publish everyday of the week; each of our offerings comes with regular features, Business News, Energy, Oil & Gas, Insurance, Politics, Infotel, Law, Arts, Travel and Tours, Brands and Promotions, Motoring, Properties and Environment, Consumer affairs and sports.

      For more information please visit:

    • Find Exporters is an online Web Portal for Exporters, Manufacturers & Suppliers. These Companies are listed as per their respective categories and comprise of complete contact and product details so that the search effort of the interested client is minimized and more target oriented went online in 2004 with a mission to facilitate exports worldwide. Primarily, the portal provides information on manufacturers and exporters assisting importers and buyers worldwide to source products, equipment, machinery and services from all across the globe. Besides it is very informative in terms of news, research, statistics, trade fairs, conferences etc. being held worldwide

      For more information please visit: FindExporters

    • Footprint to Africa is a media and investment company, aimed at facilitating and promoting investments in Africa. Footprint to Africa Media is home to the news platform, Africa in 10 Minutes and Popular in Africa. Footprint to Africa Investor Service acts as a bridge between investors and viable investment opportunities in Africa

      For more information please visit: Footprint to Africa

    • Gulf Oil and Gas (GOG) is the gateway to the oil and gas markets in the eastern hemisphere. Gulf Oil and Gas attracts thousands of professional regular visitors each day. With 50% of our audience defining themselves as engineers and another 25% in managerial roles. GOG 3D Projects service tracks information for 2000+ projects across the Middle East, Asia and Africa. GOG career center is dedicated to assisting organizations in building their engineering and technical resources.

      For more information please visit: Gulf Oil and Gas

    • The energy4africa website family brings together news on all major energy related issues in Africa with overviews of events and background information. Dedicated websites do focus on specific technologies:,, and The website also boosts a comprehensive database of hydropower stations in east and southern Africa.

      For more information please visit: Hydro4Africa

    • iecoAfrica is the No1 exchange for everything Eco, Green and Sustainable in Africa. We source, promote, and demonstrate the use of clean energy technology, and sustainable products & services, working closely with global providers and consumers. We are a network of businesses, organisations people who share one common goal, a secure and sustainable world.

      For more information please visit:

    • is a semantic search and matching engine for business. It matches companies across the global supply chain and enables the user to establish new customer relationships and partnerships.

      For more information please visit:

    • Menas Associates is a boutique political risk consultancy specialising in providing analysis and advisory services to multinational companies and governments operating in emerging markets. Menas has a core team of senior consultants and a large network of in-country experts and analysts. Our foundation members are professionals in strategic risk management, diplomacy, international finance, law and academia. The diversity in our structure gives us a profound understanding of the intersection between business, politics and economics, and its effects on the investment market environment.

      For more information please visit: MENAS Associates

    • Along with being one the biggest-selling pan-African magazine in English New African brings an African perspective to international reporting on the continent. Inspiring and always enlightening, New African aims to cover real issues often ignored elsewhere and to correct the many misconceptions associated with the continent. Each month, New African delivers the best features and commentaries on Africa and its people.

      For more information please visit:

    • NKC African Economics is majority owned by Oxford Economics, the world’s foremost independent global advisory firm. Founded in the Western Cape (South Africa) in 2002, NKC scans the political and macroeconomic conditions of 30 African countries and is able to measure sovereign risk in detail. Our core expertise is our understanding of the continent’s opportunities and pitfalls due to our ability to weigh political and macroeconomic risk. To this end, we have developed our own sovereign risk ratings model, and are able to assess countries not rated by global ratings agencies. Where those ratings are available, we provide comparative ratings. NKC has extensive access to formal and informal networks and other information sources on the continent. We publish a range of reports designed to directly address the information needs of both, professional investors and senior business decision makers engaged in Africa expansion.

      For more information please visit: NKC African Economics

    • Orient Energy Review has Emerged to be the platform and voice for the ever growing Local Content Policy across the world, it is targeted at tracking the various trends and developments of Local Content in Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, Tanzania, Brazil, the rest part of Africa and the world; wherever there is something to know about Local Content, it will be our responsibility to seek for it and have it published for the benefit of all. The magazine's 100% focus and coverage on Local content developments makes it stand out amongst others, indeed no magazine in Nigeria and Ghana has this special focus on the Industry yet, thus we have seized this opportunity to give a balanced and accurate reportage of the day-to -day activities in the Oil and Gas sector as it relates with Local Content. Beyond Local Content, we also cover areas like the growing Alternative Energy, Maritime, Exploration, Logistics, Power, Gas etc.

      For more information please visit:

    • The OSGP Alliance is the global non-profit association dedicated to promoting the adoption of the Open Smart Grid Protocol (OSGP) and infrastructure for smart grid applications towards a future proof modern smart grid. With a key focus on security, smart metering, smart grid, grid analytics, distribution network management and smart cities our members, including utilities, hardware manufacturers, service providers and system integrators, all share a common goal and vision: promoting open standards for energy demand side management, smart grid and smart metering systems. 

      For more information please visit: OSGP Alliance

    • Today there is no shortage of information on power and energy. Yet in this age of information overload, most professionals still take the time to read their favourite daily newspaper. The Energy Industry Times is a newspaper-style tabloid dedicated to reporting on the industry’s key issues. At last, an easy way to follow the latest news and trends in power and energy – from a source you can trust.

      For more information please visit: The Energy Industry Times

    • The Oil & Gas Year (TOGY) delivers business intelligence, strategic communication and corporate networking solutions to the global energy industry.

      TOGY is the operator of the global business intelligence portal TOGYiN, publisher of the acclaimed series of books The Oil & Gas Year, provider of the weekly news resource The Oil & Gas Week and organiser of high-level industry networking events.

      TOGY is the information and communication partner of choice for the largest industry in the world.

      For more information please visit: The Oil & Gas Year (TOGY)

    • The energy4africa website family brings together news on all major energy related issues in Africa with overviews of events and background information. Dedicated websites do focus on specific technologies:,, and The website also boosts a comprehensive database of hydropower stations in east and southern Africa.

      For more information please visit: Wind4Africa

    • is the word’s leading online marketplace of the wind industry where supply and demand come together. With its international reach we open up new markets for companies from all around the globe on a sales and purchasing platform for used and new wind turbines and spare parts.

      For more information please visit: GmbH

    • The African Power Platform was born from the need of being able to find all the players of the power industry in one place. The African Power Platform is on a daily basis advocating for taking access to power to every corner of Africa.

      For more information please visit: The African Power Platform

    • The African Bulletin (TAB), published since August 2002 is the foremost African oriented newspaper in Europe in terms of reach and readership. It is a general interest newspaper as the issues published are broad, topical and interesting to all. TAB is non-political and non-religious newspaper operated by Africans from different African countries.

      For more information please visit: The African Bulletin (TAB)

    • Renewables in Africa (RiA) is the expert blog about Renewable Energy in Africa. Our ambition is to raising the Technical Awareness about Clean Energy sources in Africa and information dissemination to the wider audience. RiA is helping businesses primarily, but also the civil society to understand the Clean Energy Industry.

      For more information please visit: Renewables in Africa (RiA)

    • Transformers Magazine is a publication specializing in the transformers industry and the market, with particular focus on green solutions and solutions for smart grid. We nurture a scientific approach to the scope of interest and our technical and business articles are recognized by their professional and graphical excellence.

      For more information please visit: Transformers Magazine

    • In On Africa (IOA) is an expert research, consulting and publishing firm in and focused on Africa. With more than 300 consultants across the continent, IOA provides clients with various Africa-focused research intelligence solutions, highly topical thought-leadership publications and skilled content marketing services. IOA aims to connect Africa’s potential.

      For more information please visit: In On Africa

    • Africa Confidential is one of the longest-established specialist publications on Africa, with a considerable reputation for being first with in-depth news and analysis on significant political, economic and security developments across the continent.

      For more information please visit: Africa Confidential

    • The Business Year (TBY) is a leading research firm and publisher of annual economic resources on national economies. Present in over 25 countries, TBY provides first-hand access to the people and ideas shaping business and policy throughout the world. Each country-specific edition contains a comprehensive range of interviews and analysis, offering an inside look at doing business in the world’s most dynamic economies. TBY’s interviewees, readers, and partners comprise an international network of thought-leaders who are helping to define the future of the global economy.

      For more information please visit: The Business Year (TBY)

    • is a leading B2B arena designed to showcase the latest developments, views and trends of Oil and Gas sector through an online platform. As a part of knitting the business and knowledge together, we showcase the content coming from the intellectuals of the industry and keep the latest technology and information fairly accessible to all the corners of the Industry.

      For more information please visit: Oilandgas Advancement

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