Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) is set to roll out 450,000 meters in its bid to end customers’ complaint with regard to estimated billing.
The Managing Director of KEDCO, Dr. Jamilu Isyaku Gwamna said the meters will be launched next Tuesday across Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States.
He said, “This will cover all KEDCO franchise areas and immediately after the launch, the vendors will begin the metering across board. This is one directive amongst many that KEDCO have been abiding by as a company that is law abiding and one that seeks to reduce all complaints from estimated billing system in our quest to ensure that our customers get value for their money in line with best global practice that befits a distribution company of the contemporary time.
“The five vendors and the breakdown of the meter roll out plan include: Mojec International 175,000 for Kano Central and East, Cresthill Engineering Ltd 100,000 for Katsina North and South, Armese Consulting Ltd 100,000 for Kano Industrial and Jigawa South, Momas 50,000 for Kano West and Katsina Central and Meron Nigeria Ltd 50,000 for Jigawa North,” he said.
He appealed to customers to accept the meter roll out as it was in their best interest and an initiative by NERC that must be fulfilled to guarantee customers satisfaction.