By Sani Gazas Chinade, Damaturu
Governor Mai Mala Buni has contacted the Federal Government for the reconstruction of the vandalized 330 KVA towers as a result of power outrage in Damaturu the state Capital and environs.
This was contained in a statement signed by Baba Malam Wali, Secretary to the State Government and made available to newsmen in Damaturu today.
According to the statement “The TCN has already awarded contract for the reconstruction of the affected towers. Meanwhile in order to provide alternative power to Damaturu and Environs, Hon. Mai Mala Buni CON has directed the R.E.B. and YEDC to restore the 33KV line from Potiskum to Damaturu with immediate effect”.
“The General Public is therefore enjoined to kindly exercise patience as Government is doing everything possible to address the situation”.
“The general public is further called upon to continue to pray for peace and prosperity of the State and the Country at large”. It added