UNPAID BILLS: KWARA, OGUN, OYO, OSUN, EKITI, KOGI, OTHERS RISK DISCONNECTION FROM NATIONAL GRID – IBEDC
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on May 4, 2023
The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution company (IBEDC) Wednesday alerted its electricity consumers within it franchise area to expect an imminent black out from next month due to backlog of unpaid electricity bills.
It said that the market operator, a unit in the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), is planning to disconnect its feeders from the national grid due to poor remittances from next month.
Consumers to be affected by the situation include those in Ogun, Osun, Ibadan, Oyo, Kwara, part of Kogi, part of Ekiti and part of Niger state.
A statement signed by the MD/CEO of the company, Engr. Kingsley Achife and made available to journalists in Ilorin said this disconnection may result in power outages to customers within IBEDC franchise area.”
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