Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line is a 330kV overhead line with a length of 198.209km from Gombe, Gombe, Nigeria, to Jalingo, Taraba, Nigeria.

Construction works on the Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line started in 2018 and the project was commissioned in 2019.


The Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Transmission Company Of Nigeria. The Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

Approximately $72m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line project development status

The development of the Gombe – Yola – Jalingo Line project was approved by Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2018 and the project works were completed in 2019.

About Transmission Company Of Nigeria

Transmission Company Of Nigeria is a national electric power authority as a product of the merger of the transmission and operations sectors. It provides a electricity transmission network. It is headquartered in Abuja, Nigeria.


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