Eko Electricity announces 5-day blackout

OrIjoReporter.com, Eko Electricity

The Eko Electricity Distribution Company has announced that there will be power outage in Ikoyi, Victoria Island and parts of Lagos Island from May 24 to May 28, 2017.

This was announced by the company’s General Manager, Corporate Communications, Mr. Godwin Idemudia, on Monday in a statement he released.

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Idemudia stated that the outage is to enable the maintenance crew from the Transmission Company of Nigeria to address technical issues at Alagbon transmission station.

He said, “We want to inform our esteem customers that from Wednesday, May 24 to Sunday, May 28, there will be an outage within Ikoyi, Victoria Island and part of Lagos Island.

“This is to enable TCN maintenance crew to resolve some technical issues within Alagbon transmission stations,” adding that the company highly regretted any inconveniences the blackout may cause.

The spokesman promised that power supply would be restored as soon as the maintenance was successfully completed.

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