The Minority in Parliament has dismissed assertion by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) overloaded transformers are to blame for the current erratic Power supply.

The ECG in a statement informed customers their power might go off from between 7 to 11pm everyday.

Addressing the media, ranking member for committee on Energy, John Jinapor accused government of abusing the Cash Waterfall Mechanism through diversion of funds.

According to the former deputy Power Minister, out of 820 million cedis received from sale of energy and the expected 200 million cedis Finance Ministry top-up to amount of over 1 billion, Independent Power Producers were supposed to be paid 500 million and the rest shared among the rest.

However, ECG only paid 120 million cedis to IPPs. The Yapei MP warned the development will be reported to the IMF.

Source: Alhassan