Giving further explanations on the occurrence, Chief Executive Officer of GRIDCO, William Amuna said: “there was a surge of power around 9:40pm last night.”
He however indicated that “almost 50% of the power across the country has been restored” adding that GRIDCo is still working to restore power to the nation.
The lights went off around 9 pm.
The last time a nationwide blackout hit Ghana was in January 2016 as a result of system failure.
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