Eight Days "Dumsor" Schedule In Part Of Accra Begins Today
Some residents in parts of the Greater Accra Region will start experiencing power interruptions from today, Monday, May 10, 2021.
The eight-day exercise is expected to end on Monday, May 17, 2021.
The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) released the eight-day schedule in April for some interruptions in power supply to many parts of the national capital.
The power distributor explained that the timetable has become necessary due to the ongoing works on the Pokuase Bulk Supply Point, hence the need to shut down the transmission line, which will affect the Mallam Bulk Supply Point that supplies power to many households.
Power will be interrupted between 6:00 am and 6:00 pm, as well as 6:00 pm and 6:00, am in more than forty communities, which have been placed in four different groups namely A, B, C and D.
The outages will be experienced by two alternating groups each day until the end of the exercise.
Some of the areas to be affected include Awoshie, Nsakina, Dansoman, Ashalaja, Tuba, Abossey Okai, Dansoman, Tuba, Pokuase ACP Estates, Amasaman, Taifa, Ofankor, Kokrobite, Fadama, Israel, and Abeka market.