The incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday, 2nd of January, 2022 as the cause of the fire incident is not yet known
Several parts of Minna which include Tunga, Farm Centre, M I Wushishi housing estate, David Mark Road, Maitumbi, Gurusu,, Emir of Minnas’ Palace, Anguwan sarkin and Anguwan Daji and many more are without power supply due to the fire incident.
The management of the AEDC confirmed the fire incident in a statement saying “There was another fire incident which occurred this morning at 33kv power House injection substation, which damaged our equipment.
“However, our team of engineers is working seriously to address the problem.
“We regret any inconvenience that this may have caused our customers at this period,”
In the statement, it was also promised to ensure that normal supply of electricity is to be restored as soon the problem is resolved.