Bassa transformer substation shutdown due to fire incident leading to a disruption of electricity supply in several neighbourhoods in the city of Douala

Fire broke out on Monday morning at about 9 am in one of the maintenance workshops of our operational base at Bassa-Douala.

Fire-fighters were able to rapidly contain and control the fire from escalating.

For safety and security reasons, the transformer substation at Bassa, which is hard by the workshop, has been shutdown.

Technical teams have been mobilized to restore electrical energy to affected neighbourhoods latest 4pm. The neighbourhoods concerned are Bassa, Village, Douala Nord et Centre, Akwa, New Bell and Deido partially.

For more information on the situation of the distribution network in Douala call the Customer Care Centre at 8010 or consult the Facebook Page : MyEasyLight

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