Ekiti - The traditional ruler of Iyin Ekiti community in Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Oba Ademola Ajakaye, alongside residents of the area protested power outage in the area, Punch reports.
Oba Ajakaye lamented that the community had been thrown into darkness since May 21, with social and economic activities in the town crippled.
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He demanded an immediate restoration of power supply, repair of vandalised transformers, investigation into persistent tampering with transformers and availability of pre-paid meters by the Benin Electricity Distribution Company.
He also called on the state governor Ayodele Fayose to intervene in the matter and prevent an attack on BEDC officials, as witnessed in other communities in the state.
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