Residents of Okeho Community, Kajola Local Government, Area of Oyo State today sealed off Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IBEDC branch office over alleged irregularity of electricity and ‘exorbitant’ electricity bills.
Report says the action was taken by community youths and other stakeholders.
A stakeholder who spoke on the condition of anonymity, stated that Okeho community had been in total blackout for the past eleven days.
He explained that elctricity was restored on Monday, after which IBEDC officials started distributing alleged ‘exorbitant’ bills to customers.
Another resident lamented that the poor reaction of IBEDC officials towards the stability of electricity in the community is condemnable.
He maintained that the sealing of the branch office would remain until further notice.