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ECG blames power outages in Ningo-Prampram, Ada, other areas to 33kv underground faulty cables

Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Tema Region, has attributed the recent power outages being experienced in the Ada, Ningo, and Prampram areas to faulty 33kv underground cables at Dawhenya.


Tema: Incidents of cable cuts worrying – ECG

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has launched an investigation into recent incidents of cable cuts in the Tema region.

Crackdown on fake meters: ECG replaces over 400 fake meters

The Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is embarking on an exercise to replace fake meters in the town of Adeiso and surrounding areas in the Eastern Region.

Shop attendant arrested for locking up ECG staff

A 24-year-old shop attendant has been arrested by the Police for locking up a monitoring staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in her shop. 

Kasoa: Man accused of stealing ECG cable jailed 15 months


The Amasaman District Court B in the Greater Accra Region has convicted, Kwesi Sam Abudu, a 28-year-old for stealing cables from a transformer of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in the Central Region.

ECG urges people to report illegal connections to ensure regular power supply

Mr Solomon Adjiku, Krachi East Municipal Manager, Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), has urged members of the Civic Education Club in the Municipality to always report illegal connections to the Company or the Police.


Accra West ECG intensify campaign to clamp down on power illegalities

The Electricity Company of Ghana Limited, Accra West launched an intensive campaign to crack down on users of fake and illegal electricity meters in the region.

Help save electricity poles from bushfires - ECG appeals to public

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has appealed to the public to help protect its poles from fire damage, as the season got drier, to prevent outages. 

ECG prepares grounds for tension-free year in Krobo District

From the latter part of 2021 to 2022, Krobo district under Tema region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) stood out as a hot bed of threats, agitations, and disruptions amongst all the operational areas of the power distributor.  

ECG calls for calm in Kroboland over network challenges

PURC increases electricity and water tariffs effective February 1

The Public Utilities and Regulatory Commission has increased electricity and water tariffs by 29.96% and 8.3% respectively.

ECG embarks on fake meter education in Krobo areas

The Krobo Office of the Electricity Company of Ghana Limited has embarked on a campaign against fake energy meters in a bid to protect customers from issues associated with use of such meters.

ECG resolves electricity credit vending challenges

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that the credit vending challenges customers experienced over the weekend due to a system failure has been resolved.

ECG installs 5,000 smart prepaid meters in Ho, Hohoe homes

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Volta has installed over 5,000 new smart prepaid meters in homes in Ho and Hohoe Districts in the Vol­ta Region, as part of measures to improve efficiency in the power sector.

ECG removes 10 fake meters in Upper West Akyem District

ECG arrests 7 persons for illegal connection at Bekwai

Seven individuals have been arrested in the Bekwai municipality of the Ashanti Region for allegedly stealing power from the Electricity Company of Ghana through illegal connection.

We Are Sorry! ... Ecg Apologises to Customers for System Failure

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has attributed recent power crisis to Information and Communication Technology (ICT) system challenges.

Credit purchase challenges with prepaid meters being fixed – ECG

The Ashanti Strategic Business Unit (SBU) of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that vending challenges with the prepaid metering systems are being fixed.


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