The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC), has warned customers within its networks against patronising fake Meter Asset Providers (MAPs), for installation of prepaid meters in their residences.
Mr Godwin Idemudia, the General Manager, Corporate Communications Unit, EKEDC, gave the warning in a statement in Lagos.
Idemidia said that it had come to the notice of the company that one Chintech Electro Nig. Ltd. claimed to be and was parading itself as a MAPs affiliated with EKEDC.
“This is to notify the general public and particularly our esteemed customers that the company is not an agent of Eko Disco with respect to sale or installation of prepaid meter to our customers.
“Be advised that we have never authorised Chintech Electro Nigeria Limited or company affiliated with it to operate as a MAP in EKEDC’s distribution networks or to represent EKEDC on any issue,” he said.