Minister of National Grid Collapse: Nigerians slam power minister over blackout
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…
Ikorodu community laments outage months after transformer collapses
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.
Huge power outage that plunged Manhattan into darkness ends
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.
Massive power outage hits Argentina, Uruguay: power companies
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.
Watch: Teni the Entertainer Compares Nigeria And Ghana
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…
Asaba, environs to experience power outage due to faulty transformer - BEDC
Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on Saturday said that Asaba and its environs would experience power outage for a while because of transformer failure.
Customers Still Awaiting One Million Meters Promised By Govt
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…