By Sodiq Lawal
The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has has embarked on a three weeks rehabilitation exercise of the AP Injection Sub- Station, at May Fair, Ile-Ife Business Hub in Osun state.
The decision to embark on the rehabilitation according to IBEDC was part of the company’s determination to improve power supply to its esteem customers in Osun especially Ife township.
IBDC in a statement by the Regional Communication Officer, Kikelomo Owoeye, recently said the rehabilitation work includes the two I5MVA transformers and other infrastructure at the AP injection Sub-Station servicing Ile-Ife Township.
“Also, to be rehabilitated are the four feeders supplying power to Ife Township namely: Ibadan road, Parakin, Lagere and Orona feeders. The project commenced last month. “
“However, as a customer friendly company, we are doing everything possible to ensure the rehabilitation works is completed speedily. The outage will only affect the customers on the specific feeders to be worked on to alleviate the inconveniences the rehabilitation process could cause within that period.
“In view of these we want to urge all our customers to bear with us during the disruption in power supply and watch over the transformers in their communities to prevent it from being vandalisation while the rehabilitation process is ongoing.
The company apologised for any inconveniences the rehabilitation works might have caused its customers in Ile-Ife.