The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that on Friday at about 6:30PM, the national electricity grid suffered a system collapse, making it the third time in a month.
The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) sent a statement of apology to it’s customers in Lagos over the poor power supply they are currently experiencing.
The General Manager, Corporate Communications, Mr Godwin Idemudia, stated that the irregular supply is due to system collapse from the National Grid.
The system collapse occurred oat 6:30pm on Friday, affecting our entire network he said.
He further stated: “Efforts are ongoing by our Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) partner to restore supply soon.
“Our technical team is working with other partners in the electricity value chain to restore power supply.
“We are, therefore, appealing to customers to bear with us, once power is restored from the national grid, normalcy will be restored to them.
“EKEDC highly regrets any inconveniences caused by this irregular supply.”