Component 4 is to provide Technical Assistance and Capacity Building for a wide range of public and private sector stakeholders in the country’s off-grid sector. The provision of technical assistance will support project implementation and broad capacity building in the Federal Ministry of Power and the Rural Electrification Agency. It will also finance project implementation as well as help build a framework for rural electrification.

The objectives of this component are to:

I.  Provide project management.

II.  Support project broad capacity building

III. Finance project implementation

IV. Help build a framework for rural electrification

Technical Assistance –  The investment cost for this component is estimated to be USD25 million, of which the equivalent of USD20 million is provided by IDA and the equivalent of USD5 million is provided by the Government of Nigeria.