THE management of the Benin Electricity Distribution PLC
(BEDC) has promised improved service delivery to its customers in Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti states.
BEDC made this pledge at the graduation ceremony of the third set of BEDC graduate trainees and second set of technician trainees, held in Benin City last weekend.
In her opening remarks, Managing Director/CEO of the company, Funke Osibodu, said the company was committed to rendering better service to its customers.
She said the employment and training of the employees was aimed at engaging the young unemployed graduates and technicians into the business to assist with continuous improvement service to BEDC customers whilst creating employment.
Describing the graduates as the future leaders, she said: “We have so far engaged over 700 graduates and technicians and we intend to engage about 1000 in the first phase. We give them intensive two months classroom training and after that, 10 months of practical field training on electricity business.”