By Archibong Jeremiah
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The Federal Ministry of Power has apologized to Nigerians over the current power blackout across the country.
There was a system collapse on the 8th of April, 2022 at about 8:30 pm, says the Ministry in a statement by Mr. Isa Sanusi, SA Media to the Minister.
It reads in part: “While a detailed investigation into the immediate and remote causes of the recurring grid failure is currently ongoing by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission and System Operator. The process of restoring supply is ongoing with some energized already and supply restored to consumers.
“We wish to assure Nigerians that the Federal Government is working assiduously to deliver on the much-needed reforms and investments, including SCADA, that are critical to improving the capacity and reliability of the national grid.
“This is in line with the Mr. President’s directives on closing infrastructure deficits in critical sectors of the Nigerian economy.”
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