Millions of Americans were struggling without electricity Wednesday as bitter cold from a deadly winter storm system held its grip across huge swathes of the United States, even pushing as far south as Mexico.
17 Jan 2020
Nigerians are not holding back their frustrations over the incessant collapse of the national grid that has caused the national blackout in recent times. The national electricity grid collapsed twice in less than two hours on Thursday making it the more than 11 times it collapsed in 13 months. In January 2019, the system broke…
22 Nov 2019
Resident in Rofo community, Odogunya, Ikorodu North Council Area of Lagos, are currently living in darkness as Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company is yet to respond to their plight three months after the transformer serving the area packed up.
17 Sep 2019
A power supply line went down in Honduras, hitting it and Nicaragua with a massive blackout Monday, with power cuts reaching El Salvador and Guatemala as well.
14 Jul 2019
A power outage that gripped New York's Manhattan ended on Saturday after it plunged Broadway theaters into darkness, brought subways to a halt and flicked off billboards in Times Square.
16 Jun 2019
By mid-morning, streets were largely empty in a rainy Buenos Aires although some stores were open, operating with generators, while Montevideo, the Uruguayan capital, was almost entirely without power with only some traffic lights working.
23 Nov 2018
Teni the Entertainer in an Instagram post has opined that Ghana has left Nigeria behind. According to her, she has been in Ghana in the last 24 hours and their electricity has not blinked, unlike Nigeria that is well known for power outage. Mimicking someone in tears, she speaks in a mixture of Yoruba and…
21 May 2016
Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on Saturday said that Asaba and its environs would experience power outage for a while because of transformer failure.
15 Mar 2015
Electricity consumers may have to wait till the end of 2018 for their homes to be metered as the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said it might not sanction distribution companies for not providing their customers with prepaid meters until the end of the five-year agreement they signed with the government to make the…