The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) says that activities of vandals were responsible for power outage in some parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)
This was made known by AEDC General Manager, Corporate Communications, Oyebode Fadipe, on Sunday in Abuja.
“Some of the affected areas include Kaura District, Galadimawa, Lokogoma, Suncity, Moccido Housing Estate, Games Village and Eyes Centre Hospital.
“Others include Kuchingoro, Karamajigi, King Park Estate, Royal Ancor Estate, National Stadium, Feeds Milipat Filling Station, part of Indoor Stadium, DSS Quarters, Wilbahi Estate, Wuye, Utako and environs,” he added.
According to him, the blackout was caused by the activities of vandals on the 330/132 kilo Volt (KV) Gwagwalada/Kukwaba area.
He added that maintenance work is going on
He however, said that the maintenance crew of the the vandalised section of the 330kV/132kV line, efforts were being made to backfeed customers from Apo.
Fadipe apologised to the customers for blackout, assuring that electricity supply would soon be restored.