Kaduna Electric is deeply saddened by the unfortunate incident at about 0142hrs today, affecting customers on our Police Barracks Distribution Transformer in Gwargwaje, Zaria.
Preliminary investigation revealed the accident was as a result a High Tension line snap on to the Low Tension line which resulted in voltage supply outside limits. The source feeder was immediately opened on emergency to avoid further damage.
We continue to monitor the situation closely and communicate the facts of this regrettable incident.
We express our deepest sympathies to families who have encountered losses as a result of this accident.
We are grateful to His Royal Highness, Ambassador Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli, Emir of Zazzau, for his support to all in managing this effects of the accident.