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ECG Representatives Storm Parliament to Disconnect Power Over GH₵23m Outstanding Debt

Today, officials representing the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) have made an unprecedented move by arriving at the premises of Parliament. Their purpose? To disconnect the legislative house from the national power grid due to an alarming outstanding debt totaling GH₵23 million. This dramatic action comes amidst ECG’s vigorous efforts …

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Accra Academy Students Learn With Torch Lights and Candles After Power Disconnection by ECG

Accra Academy Senior High School is grappling with darkness after the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) disconnected its power supply due to unpaid bills, leaving students to study by torchlight and candles. The campus, lacking in illumination, has turned to torches as a means for students to continue their studies …

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Former Power Minister Kwabena Donkor Slams ECG Over Donation of Motorbikes to Ghana Police 

Dr. Kwabena Donkor, former Minister of Power, has strongly criticized the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) for its recent donation of 200 motorbikes to the Ghana Police Service. Labeling the gesture as “irresponsible,” Dr. Donkor highlighted ECG’s substantial indebtedness to Independent Power Producers (IPPs) as a pivotal concern. Speaking to …

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Electricity Company of Ghana Launches ‘Operation Bill Correction & Payment Drive’ from November 6

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is all set to kick off an initiative called ‘Operation Bill Correction & Payment Drive’ starting on Monday, November 6, and running through Monday, December 11, 2023, across its operational regions. ECG has disclosed that the primary goal of this operation is to record …

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Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Faces GH¢25 Million Losses During Rainy Days, Says Managing Director

  The Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Samuel Dubik Mahama, has revealed a significant financial challenge the company encounters whenever it rains in the country. According to Mr. Mahama, ECG suffers a substantial loss of GH¢25 million on days with rainy weather due to decreased power …

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GRIDCo Addresses Nationwide Power Outage in Ghana: Restoration Efforts Underway

The Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) has identified a system disturbance as the cause of the nationwide power outage that occurred on Friday, September 8, 2023, at 7 PM. This disruption affected various parts of the country, including major cities like Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi, and Tamale. GRIDCo swiftly initiated restoration efforts, …

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ECG Cuts Off Power To KIA Over GHC49m Debt

ECG Cuts Off Power To KIA Over GHC49m Debt

The Electricity Company of Ghana, ECG has cut off power supply to some parts of the Kotoka International Airport. According to reports sighted by coverghana on Joy News, the Kotoka International Airport owes me the National Power supply company to the tune of GH¢49M. Speaking in an interview with officials …

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ECG Increase Charges From Today! – REPORT

ECG Recovers GHC1.4m From Power Theft In Ashanti Region

Barring any last-minute changes, the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) will from Tuesday, February 1, 2022, slap new charges on electricity consumers. According to a document in circulation among EGC staff, the company will be charging a screaming GH¢1, 020.00 for a single-phase meter, instead of the existing GH¢400.00. The …

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Parts of Accra To experience Power Cut Today

Parts of Accra To experience Power Cut Today

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that there will be power outages (dumsor) in parts of Accra, today, Monday, October 25, 2021. This is to enable it to undertake some planned maintenance works to improve service delivery. The power outage will last between 9:00am and 4:00pm. Areas to …

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‘Dumsor’ Hits Parts Of Greater Accra From October 5 To December 5 – See Affected Areas

Parts of Accra To experience Power Cut Today

Major parts of the nation’s capital are expected to experience power outages for almost two months. The exercise, according to the Ghana Grid Company Limited, will commence from Tuesday, October 5 to December 5, 2021. GRIDCo explains that the power outage has become necessary to assist it to execute some …

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