Power Outage In Asaba
    /    July 26, 2018   /    0 Comments  /    99 Views

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

It is hereby announced for the information of the general public particularly residents in Asaba and environs that there is power outage in major areas of Asaba due to the faulty TCN 60 MVA Transformer.

Information reaching the Ministry of Energy from Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) indicated that Electricity Feeders 1, 4 & 5 were affected by the explosion of the VT Transformer.

The affected areas include Grand Hotels down to the Head Bridge, Issele-Uku, and Ogwashi-Uku.

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) is working with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to restore Power Supply to the affected areas as soon as possible.

The Ministry of Energy appeals to the residents of the affected areas to exercise patience and promises to ensure prompt response from TCN and BEDC.

 

Paul Osahor
Director of Information

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