Community accuses EKEDC of illegal disconnection, use of area boys

Residents of Ebute-metta West popularly called ‘Apapa road’, have accused the management of Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKEDP) of embarking on Illegal Disconnection by using the street urchins popularly called area boys and armed to teeth security agents. Residents of the community said despite an agreement reached with the electricity distribution company on how bill will be paid on monthly basis pending when the prepaid meters will be supplied, on two occasions, the power distribution company had invaded their community with area boys, policemen from Iponrin police division as well…

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Prepaid meters, illegal disconnection: Residents of Lagos Mainland slams N200m suit on EKEDP, NERC

Residents of Lagos Mainland Local Government Area, Lagos, under the aegis of Concerned Community Development Association (CCDA), Ebute-Metta West, have instituted a N200 million suit before a Lagos Federal High Court, against Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKEDP), for alleged failure to supply them the pre-paid meters.  The applicants in the suit marked FHC./L/CS/1680/18 and filed by their lawyer, Abdu-Salaam Abbas are: Alice Odusanya, Adenike Okubanjo, Kofoworola Olaitan, Williams Oladapo, Olusegun Sojinu, Emmanuel Benson, Oladipupo Joseph and Folarin Joseph, suing for themselves and on behalf of the  CDA. Joined as respondent…

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