The Management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) says its customers in Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States would be experiencing loadshedding.
This is contained in a statement Signed by,Ibrahim Sani Shawai Head, Corporate Communications, Kedco.
According to the Management, KEDCO’s load allocation was reduced from 365MW to 238MW leading to serious loadshedding.
Also, the Management stated that the maintenance work by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on 330KV Makurdi-Jos Line has commenced and is expected to finish October 9, 2021.
This is to ensure efficient and effective power reliability as well as the need to provide an environment where public safety risks are minimised.
The Chief Technical Officer of KEDCO, David Omoloye on behalf of the Management appealed to all customers in Kano franchise to embark on efficient energy management during the maintenance so as to minimise the impact of the loadshedding on social-economic activities of customers across Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States.
In this regard, customers should switch on only essential load to conserve energy and allow optimum utilization of the available energy during the period.
We regret any inconveniences this may cause our numerous customers.
We will ensure that our customers enjoy improved services as soon as the maintenance works are completed.