The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) says power outages in parts of the country Monday afternoon, were caused by a fault on its Aboadze-Anwomaso transmission line.
Ghanaians took to social media to express displeasure at the blackout which rocked the whole country that came unannounced, in the midst of the renewed dumsor the country is presently experiencing.
A statement GRIDCo released stated;
“GRIDCo is working with relevant players in the generation and distribution chain to resume power transmission to all affected areas”, the company assured, adding that more than 80% of the affected substations had been fully restored as at the time it issued the statement late Monday afternoon.
Furthermore, GRIDCo said efforts were ongoing to restore the remaining 20%, and expressed deep regrets for any inconvenience caused.