Abuja Electricity Distribution Company has attributed the power outage experienced in the capital city to a grid collapse.
AEDC disclosed this in a statement via its X, formerly Twitter handle on Thursday.
It enjoined customers in its franchise area to be patient, noting that they are working to address the issue.
“The Management of Abuja Electricity Distribution Plc (AEDC) wishes to inform its customers that the power outage currently being experienced is a result of a system failure from the national grid in the early hours of today, 14 September 2023.
“Be rest assured that we are working with the relevant stakeholders to restore power as soon as the grid is stabilized.
“We appeal for your patience,” the statement read.