- PM News
The Management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Sunday said there would be a three-hour power outage in Lekki, Ajah and part of Alagbon in Lagos on Thursday, Dec.8.
Mr Godwin Idemudia, Head of Corporate Communications of EKEDC, stated this in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos.
According to him, the outage was to enable the maintenance crew replace the weak aluminium conductor down dropper between the line and capacitor voltage transformer at Ajah T.S.
Idemudia said that the company had been briefed by Mr Mustapha Raji, an Engineer from Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Ajah Sub-Region.
He said, “Kindly note that on Thursday Dec.8, between 10.00 – 13.00hrs, there will be an outage on 330kV Egbin – Aja Line 3.
“This is to enable maintenance crew to replace the weak aluminium conductor down dropper between the line and the capacitor voltage transformer at Aja T.S.
“With this outage, Aja, Lekki and part of Alagbon T.S. will be affected.
“EKEDC highly regrets any inconvenience caused by this three-hour outage, ‘’ he said.