Dwellers in Udo street, effiong Udo Akpan and environs, lament epileptic power situation in the area.
Dwellers in Udo street, effiong Udo Akpan and its environs, off Barracks road, Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, have lamented the epileptic power situation in the area while imploring for concerted efforts to restore the glory days of the area, considering it is the governor’s terrain.
Speaking with Planet News, respondents said it feels like a miracle to enjoy up to an hour’s power supply in the area, a situation they explained has hurt them in many ways.
They called for a change and asked the government the call the power regulatory authorities to order.
Our correspondent reports that a power holding staff spotted in the area, who pressed to speak anonymously, disclosed that the light situation in the area is due to a fault discovered in one of the transformers, while promising that the situation in the area will be addressed. Respondents who heard him make the promise, however echoed that they have heard many such promises in the past without any positives emanating from them.
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