Following the rumors on the electricity blackout , we seek clarification from closed sources to the Karpowership management , they denounced rumors making round on social media that the temporal removal and disconnection of Karadeniz Powership Dogan Bey will in no way interrupt the constant supply of electricity to the capital city of Freetown.
“The Karadeniz Powership Dogan Bey has been disconnected two weeks ago,” said the sources, adding that since then there has been no interruption in the supply of electricity. Our sources of Karpowership has further stated that the people of Sierra Leone should have no fear and that the supply of electricity is still intact, adding that since the disconnection of Karadeniz Dogan Bey ship, Karadeniz Goktay Bey ship has been fully operational from Cline Town, adjacent the Oil Refinery Site at Kissy. Furthermore, our sources have stated that Karadeniz Powership Goktay Bey which has been operational since March this year will continue to supply uninterrupted electricity to the people of Sierra Leone.
They assured that the Powership which has already left the shores of Sierra Leone will definitely come to Sierra Leone in December this year and will continue operation as soon as its arrives. The sources said that the removal and disconnection of the Karadeniz Powership Dogan Bey will help in the cost optimization, adding that Bumbuna Hydro electricity has already commences operations and that it will not be in the best interest of country if the Karadeniz Powership Dogan Bey continues to supply electricity whilst Bumbuna Hydro is on.