The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says there would be a power outage in some parts of Kano, Katsina, Jigawa, Bauchi and the Niger Republic on Saturday, August 31.
A statement signed by TCN, Assistant General Manager, Engr. Muhammad Kamal Bello on Thursday said the power outage that will last for nine hours between 8.00am -5.00pm is to enable TCN engineers to install 330KV Shunt reactor Circuit breaker at Kumbotso Transmission (TCN).
The statement said the effort is geared toward improved power supply.
It added that, during the period of the outage, the following stations and areas will be affected:
Gazaoua (International Line), Katsina, Azare, Dan’Agundi, Dakata, and Tamburawa.
Others include , Hadejia, Dutse, Kumbotso, and Kankia.