EKEDC explains outage in Badagry



  Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has attributed outage in some communities in Badagry to broken poles along Badagry Expressway in Oko-Afo.

General Manager, Corporate Communications, EKEDC, Mr Godwin Idemudia, said on in Lagos that incident at Oko-Afo four electric poles and some equipment.

“At around 1:46 p.m. on Monday, Oko-Afo 33KV feeder was faulty due to broken poles at Temole bus stop along Badagry Expressway.

incident which occurred four electric poles and other equipment company,” he said.

Idemudia said fallen poles had been removed and company’s technical team was hard to resolve problem.

He, however, assured residents that electricity supply would be restored to the communities after repairs.

Idemudia said the communities in Badagry include Oko-Afo, Aradagun and Igborosun.

“We are, therefore, appealing to customers to bear with us, as supply will be restored as soon as these repairs are concluded.

“EKEDC highly regrets any inconveniences caused by this outage,” he said. (NAN)