Again, collapse of national grid causes power outage


Again, collapse of national grid causes power outage
The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has attributed the current power outage on its network to what  system collapse of the national grid.
Godwin Idemudia, general manager, corporate communications of the company, said this on Monday.
He said the outage which occurred around 2:27pm. on Sunday affected Ajah, Akangba and Agbara transmission stations.
According to him, the cause of the system collapse is still unknown.
The general manager, however, assured customers that they would be updated as soon as the company received supply from the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN).
Idemudia said gradual restoration of power supply had started.
“Though gradual restoration has commenced but a large part of the network are still without power supply,” he said.
“The situation is being monitored and the power restoration will be done as soon as the situation normalises. We regret any inconveniences caused by the outage.”
This comes one month after a disruption led to the collapse of the grid.