- Four persons wanting to buy electricity credits have collapsed
- The inability to purchase power has been blamed on a server breakdown
Residents living in all four districts of Accra are currently battling to purchase credits from their pre-paid metres.
The challenge in purchasing electricity credits has been linked to a severe crash in the server which provides information on consumers. Officers at the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) have blamed the problem on technical hitches.
Affected arrears suffering the challenge has seen residents of Dansoman, Korle Bu, Achimota and Kaneshie manage to live in the dark since Monday, December 4th.
As at Tuesday, the number of persons reporting at the ECG for clarification om the development has reached over a hundred affected customers.
YEN.com.gh has learnt that about four distressed customers have collapsed in the scramble for electricity units at the ECG office in Accra.
According to Myjoyonline.com, the men “fell one after the other and were rushed to the nearest hospital”.
Meanwhile, general manager of ECG Revenue Protection, David Asamoah has assured customers of an immediate resolution of the matter.
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