UPDATE: EEDC EXPLAINS REASONS FOR CURRENT POWER OUTAGE IN PARTS OF ANAMBRA, NIGERIA
The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company PLC (EEDC), wishes to inform her esteemed customers in parts of Anambra State that the outage currently being experienced in Awka and Ekwulobia Districts is as a result of loss of supply from the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Onitsha-Oji 132KV line, which affected Agu Awka and Nibo Stations.
The outage which occurred at 07:22pm of yesterday, Thursday, 16th September 2021, due to the tripping of the 132KV line, affected power supply to the entire Awka District as well as Neni and Agulu 33KV feeders under Ekwulobia District.
With this development, the entire Awka, Agulu, Nise, Awgbu, Aguluizuigbo, Nanka, Umuchu, Achina, Uga, Obodoukwu, Isuofia, Mkpologwu, Adazinuku, Adaziani, Oraukwu, Nnokwa, Alor, Adazienu, Obeledu, Akwaeze, Igboukwu, Oraezi, NAFDAC, Akpamkpisi, Agbadani, Eke Market, Jiodo, Igwe Nri, Nri Boys, Aguluezechukwu Town, Ula, Umuchiana, parts of Ekwulobia, Ihuokpala, Nkolo, parts of Oko Road, Agba, Ekuwlobia Road, Eke Ekwulobia, parts of Stadium Road, Ekekanaya, Ortom Place Hotel, and Bank Road, are out of supply.
We sincerely regret the inconveniences this has caused our esteemed customers and assure them that supply will be restored as soon as the TCN team completes the maintenance.
EEDC remains committed to delivering improved services to her customers.
Head, Corporate Communications, EEDC