Ondo residents groan over four days of total blackout.

Residents of Akure, the capital city of Ondo state are groaning over total blackout being experienced in the last five days.

The blackout has paralysed socio- economic activities in the town

Virtually all areas in Akure have been thrown into darkness.

The areas affected are : Oba- Ile,Oda, Ijoka, Orita Obele, Ondo road, Ijapo, Sijuwade, Igbatoro among others.

Many now rely on generators to power their electrical appliances.

The News Track gathered that the blackout was caused by a fault from Oshogbo power station.

All efforts to speak with BEDC officials in the matter proved abortive