Power: AEDC explains load shedding affecting Kubwa, environs


Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC has explained the reason for the load shedding experienced its customers at several  locations in Abuja, the Capital Territory, FCT.




According to a statement signed AEDC Management, the affected areas include: Kubwa, Diedie, Lower Usman Dam, Bwari, Dutse, Dawaki, 3rd Avenue, 69 Road, 64 Road, 62 Road, Gwarinpa, Sunshine Estate, Map Global Estate, I pent Estate, Queens Estate. Kafe Gardens 1, 2&3. Efab Estate, Home Security Estate, Fine Estate, Macopoli Estate, Marine Estate, Adkan Estate, Verozone Estate, Justice Estate, Davis Estate and Police Estate.

AEDC said the load shedding was occasioned the fault on 60MVA transformers at the TCN 2 x 60MVA station at Kubwa, Abuja.





While acknowledging that the TCN enforced load shedding has the potential of disrupting the socio-economic activities of its customers as well as its own obligations towards the market, AEDC said it working with the TCN on how to speedily resolve the issue especially because of the onset of the dry , which it will have serious effects on the comfort of the customers.



AEDC therefore appealed to all affected customers to  bear with it, while it working assiduously with the TCN to the restoration of normal power supply to the affected customers.