The management of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company,IKEDC,has shut one of its power stations in Oshodi area of Lagos State.
According to a statement issued by the management of the company,the shut down followed alleged incessant attacks on the staffs by the public in recent times.
The management in arriving at its decision to shut the station condemned the attacks on its staff and the vicious damages to its equipments.
It explained that the unbecoming attitude of members of the public in this direction runs contrary to law, stating that relevant security agencies have been informed with a view to prosecuting offenders.
The IKEDC management appealed to consumers in the area that the company will remain shut until the community guarantees safety to its staff and the multi million investment put in place to ensure quality power supply.