The Alagbon Injection Station in Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, is on fire.
According to the Eko Electricity Distribution Company, EKEDC, the fire started around 5.am on Thursday morning. Men of the fire service and the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, are currently battling to control the inferno.
A fire outbreak occurred at Osborne PHCN sub station at about 0600Hrs today. Officials of the Lagos State Fire Service and RRS were on ground to help put out the fire and prevent further spread. pic.twitter.com/P2P7AviAGy
— Rapid Response Squad (@rrslagos767) May 3, 2018
The fire’s implication is that customers around CMS, Adeniji-Adele and substantial part of Lagos Island will experience power failure.
Godwin Idemudia, Public Relations Officer of Eko Disco, said a loud bang was heard at the station in the early hours of Thursday.