The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced a one-week planned dumsor to hit Accra and Tema.
According to the company, from today, May 8th till May 14th, parts of the capital and its environs would experience blackouts which we’ve fondly named ‘dumsor’.
An ECG statement released today said the blackouts are necessary to aid the company transport some transformers to one of its supply offices.
Affected areas would Tema, Klagon, Spintex, Trasacco, Dzorwulu, Achimota, and Ofankor.
The outages are expected to occur between 10pm and midnight each day.
Read full ECG statement below…
“The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Limited wishes to inform the general public, especially our cherished customers in the under-listed areas that, to ensure safe conveyance of 145MVA transformers from the Tema Ports to the Pokuase Bulk Supply Point (BSP) construction site, the company will have to isolate some High Voltage overhead lines. In this regard, there will be planned outages from Friday 8th May 2020 to Thursday, 14th May 2020 between 10:00 pm and 1:00 am each day”,