There is a complete power outage in the southeast as the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company confirmed the system collapse.
In a statement on Thursday morning, Emeka Ezeh, Head of Corporate Communications, EEDC, said the collapse occurred at 12:40 am.
The company apologised to customers within its franchise in Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, and Imo states over the incident.
“The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company PLC (EEDC) wishes to inform her esteemed customers of a total system collapse at 12:40 am today, 14th September 2023. This has resulted in the loss of supply experienced across the network.
“Due to this development, all our interface TCN stations are out of supply, and we cannot provide service to our customers in Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo States.
“We are on standby awaiting detailed information of the collapse and restoration of supply from the National Control Centre (NCC), Osogbo”, he stated.