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Ikeja Electric announces 30 days of blackout for Mainlanders

If recent indications reaching InsideMainland is anything to go by, then residents across these parts of Lagos; Ojodu, Magodo, Alausa, Oke-Afa, Bolorunpelu, Egbe, Igando, Shasha, Ipaja, Alimosho, Agege, Egbeda and Abesan would experience power outage for one month.

According to the management of Ikeja Electric (IE), there will be a one-month interruption in power supply to the aforementioned areas within its network to enable maintenance work.

Other areas to be affected in the planned power outage include; Ayetoro, Abule-Taylor, Ogba, Ifako, Shomolu, Gbagada, Oworonshoki, Ogudu, Isheri-Olowora, Berger, Anthony and Otta.

The planned interruption is scheduled to take place from March 6, 2017 to April 4, 2017.

The company’s Head of Corporate Communications, Felix Ofulue said the outage was to enable the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to carry out routine work on the Ikeja West Transmission Station.

“ We are appealing to consumers to bear with the company during the maintenance work. The maintenance will enhance improved service delivery,” he said.



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