The administration of Eko Electrical energy Distribution Firm (EKEDC) has Monday inaugurated 72 hours metering for patrons in Agbara and Badagry areas of Lagos, assuring residents of satisfactory metering.
Addressing prospects in Agbara earlier than inaugurating the scheme, the Managing Director/Chief Government Officer of EKEDC, Dr Tinuade Sanda, defined that prospects could be metered 72 hours after cost.
Sanda, who was represented by Mr. Gbadebo Akinyode, the corporate’s Head of Metering Companies, mentioned the MAP scheme, which initially took 10 days, had been decreased to 72 hours after cost.
“We’ve introduced cellular MAP scheme to your doorsteps; we now have introduced all actions as regards metering from the Marina Head Workplace of Eko Disco to Agbara in order that we will obtain 72 hours metering as promised.
“For FESTAC and Ajah enterprise items that we now have executed the scheme, we used just one meter supplier however because of the variety of unmetered prospects right here, we now have introduced two meter suppliers.
“If there’s a want for us so as to add to the suppliers on account of unmetered populace, we’ll add yet one more supplier to make it three. The method is seamless, every part is on-line, when you apply, the subsequent factor is to make the cost,” she mentioned.
Sanda urged prospects making use of for meters to fill of their appropriate info, together with their telephone numbers, emails and others in order that they’d not encounter issues.
Head of Business IT, EKEDC, Mr Dave Adeniji, mentioned the scheme was to make sure prospects have been metered and never cheated.
Adeniji mentioned the price of the meters could be refunded to prospects within the type of a token they proceed to recharge their meters.
“We all know you want meters and we’re prepared to provide the meters out for you, allow us to key into this scheme to get the wanted meters,” he mentioned.
The District Supervisor, Agbara District, Mr Sunday Oyeniyi, appealed to prospects inside Agbara and Badagry communities to take the benefit of the scheme and get themselves metered.
“I wish to enchantment to my prospects right here to benefit from the scheme and get their meters. For patrons crying towards loopy payments, this is a chance to get out of bondage of loopy payments.