Home Local News Abia Assembly Cautions Glory Hunters, Commends EEDC on Installation of Free Prepaid...

Abia Assembly Cautions Glory Hunters, Commends EEDC on Installation of Free Prepaid Metres in Abia

The Abia State House of Assembly has commended the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) on the commencement of installation of free prepaid meters to residents of Umuahia, the Abia State capital.

The House gave the commendation through Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Uchendu who doubles as the House Committee Chairman on Information & Communication.

According to the Deputy Speaker, the House under the Leadership of the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Chinedum Enyinnaya Orji will continue to carry out her legislative (oversight) functions for the betterment of Abians another resident of the state.

The Deputy Speaker however cautioned those who are in the habit of discrediting the State Assembly for their selfish interests to desist from such practices and concentrate on better ways of serving the elected them into power. n his words, “The Abia State House of Assembly has been on the neck of the EEDC to ensure that Abians get value for their money. Abians should beware of Glory Hunters who are only waiting on the sideline to take credits for the efforts of the State Assembly”.

He assured them that the State House of Assembly after her break will still invite the Electricity Company to breathe f her on the progress made so far in the installation of the free prepaid meters.

It could be recalled that the State House of Assembly had on June 16, through a motion sponsored by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Chinedum Orji, berated the power distribution company over her activities in the state as they border on the poor supply of electricity as well as her estimated billing system that has given birth to obnoxious charges on electricity users in the state.

The House had resolved and invited the officials of EEDC led by their Network Manager, Mr. Ozoezeh Onyebuchi, and the representative of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Mr. Emeka Odoeme, name on the 5th of July, 2021, to explain their activities in Abia State to her and Abians.

The Network Manager of the EEDC there and then assured Abians that the Company would soon commence the installation of free Prepaid Meters with the target of covering between 10,000 to 15,000 users/households before the end of the year, 2021.

The EEDC in compliance with the resolution of the House commenced the installation of free prepaid meters to residents on Monday, July 19, 2021, with the promise of improving her electricity supply to Abians.

Chinweuba Anyaragbuhttps://cdanewsonline.com
BEST SELLING BLOG THEME OF ALL TIMES. Follow us for more breaking news . Share,, like and Comment on our contents


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

NBTE Splits Mass Communication Course In Higher Institutions

The Executive Secretary, National Board for Technical Education, Professor Idris Mohammed Bugaje, on Saturday, said mass communication has been split into three categories, as...

Redesigned Naira Notes Targeted At Elites Hoarding Illicit Funds, Not Common Man – Presidency

The presidency has for the first time made an attempt to explain the idea behind the hurried redesign of some naira notes, saying it...

Ikpeazu Condemns Mass Arrest Of Aba Residents Over Alleged Killing Of Policemen

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has expressed concern over the mass arrest of residents around the Ndiegoro area of Aba by officers of...

Mr.Friday Chintua and wife Dedicate Master Wealth Chidiebube Chintua to God today at SDA Ehimiri Umuahia.

It was great joy in the home of Mr.Chintua Friday and His wife Mrs. Ebere Chintua as they dedicated their son Master Wealth Chidiebube...

Recent Comments