1st June, 2011
A snake that entered the PHCN facilities has disrupted power supply to Alagbado and its environs, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Mrs. Omobolanle Talabi-Akinbile, Senior Manager (Public Affairs) in Abule-Egba Business Unit of PHCN, told NAN on Tuesday that the incident occurred on Friday, May 27.
Talabi-Akinbile said that a big snake was found in the supply unit when PHCN engineers were working in the unit.
â€œOur engineers are working seriously to ensure electricity is restored as soon as possible.
â€œFrom the level of work attained, it is likely that power supply will be restored,â€ she said.
Talabi-Akinbile confirmed that power supply to Abule-Iroko, Ijaye, Alakuko, Amje and environs was affected.
She expressed regret over the inconveniences the disruption might be causing.