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Expert Warns Against Improper Earthing Of Homes

A Safety Officer with Ikeja Electric Plc, Engr. Moses Oyeniran, has lamented the high number of homes without proper earthing in Ayobo, in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos. He made the disclosure while delivering a lecture on electrical safety at the monthly Ayobo-Ipaja Community Development Committee (CDC) meeting which held at the Council Secretariat, Igbogila on Friday, February 23. He...

IBEDC Warns Against Electricity Hazard

The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) on Monday, March 5 advised the public to be wary of electricity hazards and shun habits that poses danger to their lives and property while using electrical appliances. The Regional Head of Communication IBEDC Ilorin Zone, Mr Asaju Kolawole, gave the warnings during a road show by the company. The road show included distribution of...

3 Arrested Over Assault on Enugu Disco Workers

“The hefty men slapped, punched and smashed one of them against the gate when he tried to escape, thereby leaving him in a critical state at the hospital, as a result of the cracked jaw bone injury he sustained,’’ Ezeh said.

AEDC tackles TCN over cause of Apo Transmission fire

Apo transmission fire
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has disagreed with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN)'s assessment that one of the Disco's feeders caused the Sunday  fire at the Apo Transmission Station, Abuja. General Manager, Corporate Communications of AEDC, Mr Fadipe Oyebode made the clarification in a Tuesday, April 30 statement. The TCN had in a statement blamed the AEDC's feeder for causing...

EEDC tops 2018 NEMSA safety ranking

For the second consecutive year, the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has been adjudged the overall best in Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA) Safety Ranking. EEDC made this known in a Monday, March 11 statement signed by its Head of Communications Department, Emeka Ezeh. According to the statement, EEDC topped the NEMSA safety rating 2018, like it did in 2017. The...

Research Shows Overexposure To Electronics Worsens Children’s Eyesight

The research which was carried out in China had 72.6 percent of parents complain of their children suffering nearsightedness due to exposure to mobile phones and other electronic gadgets.

Two Men Charged For Assaulting Electricity Worker

The IKEDC worker, Mr Oluwafemi Balogun, was in the process of disconnecting their power supply at No. 6, Ifesowapo St., in Ogudu area of Lagos, over unpaid electricity bills when the alleged assault took place.

Woman, 58, Electrocuted In Lagos

Woman electrocuted in Lagos
The DPO while informing that the body of the deceased was taken to the Isolo General Hospital mortuary, also noted that had an insulator protector been in place in the building, the incident would have been averted

AEDC Creates Division To Oversee Fault Lines

This, he said, will assist the company in identifying faults long before their staff were even dispatched to carry out the necessary rectifications.

NEMSA Disconnects 1,205 Premises Under High-Tension Power Lines

  Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA) says its directive to distribution companies on buildings under Right -Of -Ways (ROW) of power lines has resulted in disconnection of 1,205 premises between October 2017 and December 2018. NEMSA’s Managing Director, Mr Peter Ewesor said this in a document made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday. NAN reports...
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