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Enugu Disco announces power outage in parts of Enugu, Anambra

*An official of the EEDC explaining the reason for the power outage in Awka, the Anambra state capital.

OpeOluwani Akintayo

08 May 2018, Sweetcrude, Lagos — Enugu Electricity Distribution Company, EEDC, has announced a loss of power supply to some part of Anambra and Enugu states.

In a signed statement by its Head Communications, Emeka Ezeh on Tuesday, the firm said the outage was as a result of a fault on the 132KV Transmission line from Onitsha.

As a result, customers within Awka and Ekwulobia districts in Anambra state are all out of supply. Also affected are our customers in Oji River, Achi, Inyi, Awlaw, Ugwuoba, Akpugo Eze and parts of Nsukka town in Enugu state.

The TCN crew is already working to ensure supply is restored, according to Ezeh.

“We regret any inconveniences this situation will cause our esteemed customers”.

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