WorldStage NewsOnline—-The Enugu Electricity Distribution (EEDC) PLC says no fewer than 10 distribution transformers around the Onitsha Business District were destroyed by vandals in 2018.
Mr Okey Nwosu, Managing Director of EEDC who was represented by Mr. Frank Ejiofor, Head, Security of the company said this at a Customer Forum organised for its customers in Onitsha, Ogidi and Ogbaru area on Saturday.
Nwosu said EEDC was still doing its best to ensure customers enjoyed the best service delivery possible anywhere in the country in spite of the operational challenges.
He expressed worry over the spate of vandalism of EEDC installations and assault of its staff while discharging their duties.
The Chief Executive Officer explained that most outages experienced by customers were as a result of activities of vandals and those who engaged in energy theft.