Power outage: Power towers collapse in Ogun, plunge towns others into darkness

The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company said three towers on the Papalanto/Ojere 132KV double-circuit lines collapsed, leaving the state capital, Ayetoro, Imeko, Owode Egba and Mowe with no power supply for days.

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Abeokuta and other Ogun communities have been plunged into darkness following the collapse of three power towers.

The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company said three towers on the Papalanto/Ojere 132KV double-circuit lines collapsed, leaving the state capital, Ayetoro, Imeko, Owode Egba and Mowe with no power supply for days.

The IBEDC in a statement signed by its management on Wednesday, said the collapse of the towers adversely affected Abeokuta Transmission Sub-station, Ojere and New Abeokuta Transmission station at Kobape.

According to the statement shared on its social media handle, it was stated that all the 33KV feeders from the affected sub-stations would be out until the towers were reconstructed.

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