National Grid Collapses First Time in 2020


The national electricity grid has recorded its first collapse in the year, The Cable reports.

According to the report, the grid had collapsed more than 10 times last year.

The system was said to have collapsed around 12:37 on Thursday resulting in power outage in some parts of the country.

This was confirmed in a tweet by Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC).

“Dear Customer, present outage affecting all is a TCN System Disturbance on the grid. Power to be restored as soon as available”, the company said.

“Dear Customer, the outage which occurred at 1237hrs is due to a TCN system collapse affecting Lekki, Ibeju & environs. The team is working to restore power.

“Please, bear with us”, the tweet read.