The aggrieved customers told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday that the action of the company amounted to jungle justice.
The accused committed the offence sometime in January 2017 at Abule-Oki, Iyana-Ipaja, the Prosecutor, ASP Ezekiel Ayorinde, told the court.
It said in the interim, customers will be temporarily back fed through alternative sources to mitigate the current blackout pending the completion of the repair
He said, “Ikeja Electric has invested in multiple robust platforms that will make bill settlement easier and more convenient. As we deploy more resources to improve the stability of power supply across our network, we will also appreciate a…
Ikeja Electric has condemned the picketing of its facilities by Labour Unions, warning that consumers living within its network could experience long periods of darkness if the disruptive protests persists. The company said the poor supply…
The injunction sought also restrains the above named parties, their agents and representatives from restricting the free movement of staff, customers and technicians in and out of all her business premises pending the determination of the…
Last month, Labour had picketed the electricity distribution company for three days over the disengagement of workers who failed to meet the company's performance objectives and were deemed to be performing below standard.
According to Soetan, the new tariff would further drive Ikeja Electric’s continuing investments and expansion plans to ensure sustained excellent service delivery to all customers within its network
He said the company inherited a customer population of 636,160, with only 495,549 on its billing platform. About 58,000 out of the 138,000 pre-paid metres inherited by the the company had been compromised, with the regime of estimated…
Abiodun Ajifowobaje, the Managing Director of the company, said in Ikeja that the new metering initiative, known as: "Smart Metering," would address some challenges associated with billing system
Pekun Adeyanju, the Assistant General Manager of Public Affairs of the company, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos
Pekun Adeyanju, the Assistant General Manager of Public Affairs Division of Ikeja Electric, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the difficulty or delay would soon be remedied
According to the statement, power consumers within IKEDC network can now make payments or recharge via vouchers, Point-of-Sale terminals and online banking portals as well as at bank branches
He told NAN that the company was faced with challenges of adequate meters and insufficiency of energy from the national grid
Ajifowobaje added that it was also used to replace under-sized overhead conductors, completion of abandoned distribution projects, amongst others