BEDC worker electrocuted
An employee of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), Mr. Daisi Isaac Aregbesola, aged 38, was electrocuted in Akure, Alagbaka area of Ondo State yesterday when trying to fix a faulty public utility pole. The incident, which happened around 5p.m. attracted some passersby, mostly motorists, who tried in vain to save the life of Aregbesola, as his…
BEDC pledges improved service delivery
The management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), yesterday, promised improved service delivery to its customers in Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti States.
BEDC commissions Asaba substation to boost supply
In efforts to improve customer service, Benin Electricity Distribution (BEDC) Plc, has announced the successful completion and commissioning of a new 2X15MVA 33/11Kv Injection substation, at Asaba mains, Ibusa area of Delta State.
Electricity consumers decry estimated billings, non-metering by DISCOs
Consumers in Edo State have urged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) and other DISCOs in the country to provide prepaid meters and end estimated billings.
Ekiti community laments one year without electricity
Residents of Omuo-Ekiti, in Ekiti East Local Government Area of the state are lamenting the hardship imposed on them by lack of electricity for over one year.
BEDC to improve supply to Usen community
Residents of Usen community in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State will soon begin to enjoy improved power supply, as the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc...
Obaseki to create employment for 4,200 youths
In line with his electioneering campaign promise to create at least 200,000 jobs within four years, Governor Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the employment of 4,200 youths under the Edo State public works programme.
BEDC to publish power availability schedule
As part of the efforts to enhance energy efficiency of consumers under its watch, the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) is set to commence the publication of power availability schedule for customers in their franchise areas of Edo and Delta states.