AEDC issues disconnection threats to indebted customers


The management of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has issued indebted customers under its franchise June 3, 2024, deadline to pay their bills or face disconnection of electricity supply.

The Company, which issued the ultimatum via a statement by its acting managing director and chief executive officer, Victor Ojelabi, in Abuja on Friday, also advised the defaulting customers to adhere to the payment deadlines.

He said, “AEDC is notifying all customers with outstanding bills to settle their accounts immediately to avoid service disruption. To this end, customers who are yet to settle their outstanding bills within the next 72 hours, by Monday, June 3, 2024, will face disconnection of their electricity supply.

“AEDC emphasises the importance of adhering to payment deadlines to ensure efficient and reliable service.

The timely payment of electricity bills remains crucial for the continued operation and enhancement of AEDC’s infrastructure, which is essential for delivering uninterrupted service to the community. Deadline for Payment: All outstanding bills must be paid within 72 hours of this notice, by Monday, June 3, 2024.”