• Power outage was caused by system collapse – EKEDC

    Power outage was caused by system collapse – EKEDC

    It was gathered that the management of Eko Electricity Company (EKEDC) on Friday said that power outage currently being experienced by its customers on Victoria Island and Lekki was caused by system collapse from the national grid.

    Mr Godwin Idemudia, the General Manager of the company, said this in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos.

    Idemudia said that the outages were also affecting Ikoyi, Festac town, Mushin, Surulere and environs.

    “We are, therefore, appealing to customers on Victoria Island, Lekki, Ikoyi, […]

  • No prepaid meter, no payment of electricity bills, consumers threaten EKEDC

    No prepaid meter, no payment of electricity bills, consumers threaten EKEDC

    Electricity consumers in Ijeshatedo in SuruLere Local Government Area, Lagos State, have threatened not to pay their monthly electricity bills to the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) until it installed prepaid meters in their houses.

    They told newsmen in Lagos in separate interviews that they were tired of paying estimated bills, while the neighbouring communities enjoyed minimal charges on their prepaid meters. Mr Eniola Taiwo, a resident of Ogunlana Street, told pressmen that electricity consumers in the area were usually served […]