Nigerians lament as national grid collapses again

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Nigerians have taken to social media to lament the collapse of the national grid on Wednesday.

Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) confirmed the breakdown of the national grid in a statement.

The development has plunged some areas into darkness.

Announcing the breakdown, the company said, “Dear Customers, we regret to inform you of a system collapse on the National grid at precisely 11:27 am today, July 20.

“We are in talks with the Transmission Company of Nigeria to ascertain the cause of the collapse and a possible restoration timeline. We will keep you updated on the situation.”

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