Eid-El-Fitr: Eko Electricity Distribution Company promises steady power supply

The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) says it will ensure
uninterrupted power supply within its operational territory throughout
the Eid-El-Fitr holidays.

The General Manager, Corporate Communications of EKED, Mr Godwin
Idemudia, gave the assurance in a statement in Lagos.

He said, "We are aware of high expectations of our customers to enjoy
steady power supply during this festival.

"The company has put in place necessary measures to ensure that our
consumers enjoy uninterrupted electricity supply during the period and
beyond,'' Idemudia said.

He added that EKEDC would ensure that energy from the National Grid
was equitably distributed to all customers within the network.

"EKEDC has put in place measures to ensure that the customers' hopes
are not dashed.

"Ikoyi and other adjoining areas in Lagos Island will experience power
interruption for four hours daily during this period.

"This is to enable the company to carry out service improvement
rehabilitation work on Shaw Road 11KV Feeder covering the areas.

"Steady power supply will be available in other areas within EKEDC
network during the holidays.

"We want to appeal to consumers under the network that should there be
any spark from the poles or fault from EKEDC transformers, our
technical crew is on standby in all our business units.

"Our technical crew will work throughout the Eld-El-Fitr holidays to
rectify electrical faults so that customers can enjoy the holidays,"
Idemudia said.

He appealed to customers within its territory to pay their monthly
electricity bills promptly to avoid disconnection by the company.

The general manager warned customers against harassment of its
personnel on lawful duty, stating that EKEDC would not tolerate
assault of any of its staff.

No comments

Powered by Blogger.