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