Four States To Be In Total Darkness As Fire Guts Jos Transmission Station

Four States To Be In Total Darkness As Fire Guts Jos Transmission Station

Four States To Be In Total Darkness As Fire Guts Jos Transmission Station

Fire has gutted the Jos transmission station through which electricity is being distributed to the fours states; Plateau, Bauchi, Benue and Gombe, served by the Jos Electricity Distribution Company (JEDC).

The fire which started around 5pm this evening, razed down the facility, a transformer 150MVA 300/132 KV, located along Zaria Road, Jos.

“What it means is that the four states served by JEDC will be in total darkness until the transformer is restored; it is such a sad situation,” Friday Elijah, JEDC direction of communication said.