The Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) has procured 240 units of single phase High Voltage vandal-proof distribution transformers to further improve the quality of service within its coverage area.
According to the company, the new transformers will go a long way to providing relief to overloaded distribution substation transformers.
The acting MD/CEO, Engr. Baba Umara Mustapha, briefing the press in Yola, Adamawa state bemoaned the recent drop in power generation in the country which was responsible for the epileptic power supply experienced in the last week but reemphasized the company’s commitment and determination to support economic activities through improved service to its customers.
Mustapha appealed to customers to partner with the company by reporting suspicious activities around electricity installations and to avoid all forms of electricity theft and assured that the newly approved meter roll-out plan will ensure 80% of its customers are metered free of charge by the end of 2017.