By Favour Goodness
The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company PLC (EEDC) has said that the lose of supply currently being experienced in Awka and environs are caused by power failure at Agu-Awka Injection Substation.
In a statement issued by the Head, Corporate Communications, EEDC, Mr Emeka Ezeh said the supply would be restored very soon and enjoined the consumers to patient with them.
“The Agu-Awka Substation lost supply from Onitsha TCN Station at 10:42am Nov. 29 and the cause is yet to be communicated. This development affected electricity supply to Awka District, Neni, and Agulu 33KV feeders under Ekwulobia District.
As a result, all our customers in Awka, Agulu, Nise, Neni, Awgbu, Aguluizuigbo, Nanka, Umuchu, Achina, Uga, Obodoukwu, Isuofia, Mkpologwu, Adazinuku, Adaziani, Oraukwu, Nnokwa, Alor, Adazienu, Obeledu, Akwaeze, Igboukwu, Oraezi Aguluezechukwu Town, Ula, Umuchiana, Ihuokpala, Nkolo, Oko Road, Agba, Ekuwlobia Road, Eke Ekwulobia, Stadium Road, Ekekanaya, Ortom Place Hotel, Bank Road, and NAFDAC area are without power supply.
“We are standing by for further communication and supply restoration from the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and regret the inconveniences this has caused our esteemed customers. EEDC remains committed to providing improved services to her customers” he said .