Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) calls on electricity consumers to protect power installations in their respective communities.
The Head of Corporate Communications, Mr Ibrahim Shawai, said that members of the public should protect the facilities by reporting suspicious movement, theft, vandalism and other issues relating to the installations to security agencies or nearest KEDCO’s offices.
He alleged that some unscrupulous elements were taking advantage of the rainy season to vandalised the installations.
Shawai noted that the trend was causing serious losses to the company.
“Installations and distribution network belong to KEDCO, since these facilities are used to render services to our numerous customers the public has a major stake in the equipment.
“The public also has the responsibility to protect these installations” he said.
Shawai further called on consumers to be vigilant to avoid frequent electrical fault during the rainy season.
Kano Electricity Distribution Company is responsible for distributing electricity between three states which are Kano, Katsina and Jigawa.
The bulk power supply from the Transmission Station is wheeled to a number of Sub-Transmission Stations located at different areas within the geographical area of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States.
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