The management of the Port-Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHED) has released a statement informing the public of a power outage that occurred as a result of a fault along it’s network earlier today.
Time Of Outage:
The fault occured at about 3:10am on Monday, 7th of August 2017.
The areas affected by the fault include Ikot Ekpene 6, Secretariat and Oron Road 33kv feeders.
Reason for Outage:
According to the statement by the distribution company, the power outage is as a result of a fault on the T2 33kv breaker at Uyo TS and therefore the affected feeders cannot be restored to service until the breaker is attended.
However, a team is currently working to locate and clear the fault and power will be restored as soon as possible.