GRIDCo blames Saturday's 'dumsor' on gas supply challenges
The Ghana Grid Company has attributed the power outage experienced by some Ghanaians in parts of the country to disruptions in its power supply system. It said gas supply challenges from the offshore fields is to blame for the blackout on the night of Saturday, February 27, 2021. GRIDCo in the press release stated that it "Wishes to inform the general public that at approximately 18:55PM on Saturday, February 27, 2021 gas supply challenges emanating from the Offshore fields, led to the loss of power supply totalling about 1,000MW.".