A neighborhood growth group, City Alert has known as on the administration of Ibadan Electrical energy Distribution Firm (IBEDC) to fulfil its promise of distributing pay as you go electrical energy metres to its clients who’ve paid for it.
The decision was made by the group in a publicly circulated assertion obtained by DAILY POST.
In accordance with the assertion, the City Alert staff after a city corridor assembly organised some weeks again was invited to the Ede Enterprise Hub of IBEDC to trace the distribution of pay as you go metres to a few of the clients who had paid for the metres between 2015 and 2017.
The group said that out of the 314 complainants from the Ede Enterprise Hub who have been presupposed to obtain their metres, solely 24 complainants have been serviced which represents simply 7.6 p.c of the margin.
Whereas acknowledging that the electrical energy distribution firm is making strikes to ship these metres to its clients, additionally they expressed dissatisfaction on the sluggish tempo of the supply.
The group said that they have been optimistic IBEDC will fulfil its promise to distribute the pay as you go metres inside the shortest time-frame because the supply of the metres to the affected complainants are being awaited.
In the meantime, efforts by DAILY POST to succeed in out to the spokesperson of IBEDC proved abortive as messages despatched by way of SMS and emails weren’t replied to and cellphone calls have been left unanswered.
DAILY POST remembers that City Alert organized a City Corridor assembly in direction of resolving the Pay as you go Meter Injustice on the struggling lots in Osun State throughout which an ultimatum of 4 weeks was unanimously given to IBEDC to challenge the meters.
Group lament IBEDC’s failure to meter clients’ homes