By John Ofikhenua, Abuja
The Transmission Firm of Nigeria (TCN) has introduced there was a complete system collapse of the grid on Wednesday.
Consequently, in line with its Basic Supervisor, Public Affairs, Mrs. Ndidi Mbah, there was voltage collapse some components of the grid.
The assertion mentioned the TCN “hereby states that at about 11.01 am at the moment, twelfth of Could, 2021, there was a complete system collapse of the grid, because of voltage collapse at some components of the grid.
“TCN commenced grid restoration instantly after the collapse, from Shiroro Producing Station to Katampe TS, Abuja by means of the Shiroro – Katampe line at 11:29 am, and in addition by means of Delta Producing Station to Benin Transmission Substation and has reached Osogbo and components of Lagos.
“Whereas the grid restoration and energy restoration step by step progress to different components of the nation, the reason for voltage collapse that precipitated this failure is equally being investigated.
“TCN appeals for endurance as it really works assiduously to make sure full restoration of the grid and consequently energy provide to the remaining components of the nation”.