Damaged generator causes prolonged blackouts at Port Kaituma

Damaged fuel injectors for a generator that supplies electricity to Port Kaituma residents have resulted in a series of outages in the area over the past two weeks, but Regional Vice Chairman Fermin Singh said power will be restored by Wednesday the latest.

This newspaper was told by residents that Port Kaituma has been faced with electricity problems since August last year after a generator was damaged and Port Kaituma Power and Light was forced to operate on one generator. The situation worsened two weeks ago when they began receiving a mere …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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