AEDC Launches Personnel Verification Platform, USSD Put Option

As part of the drive to ingrain a premium service culture and customer experience, the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has launched a staff verification platform.

The disCo said the platform, which was launched as part of activities marking International Customer Service Week 2022, from Monday October 3 to Friday October 7, was to tackle the problem of constant theft of its personal.

The disco also introduced during the week of customer service, the USSD recharge option, which allows customers to recharge their AEDC meters in five easy steps.

In his customer service celebration post, MD/CEO Engr. Adeoye Fadeyibi said that “the verification platform is the result of multiple cases of identity theft which exposed the company and its customers to undue harm and harm.” However, with this commendable initiative, customers can verify the authenticity of staff before allowing access to their premises.”

To avail this service, all a customer needs to do is visit, enter the staff ID number in the space provided and click OK. If the visitor is a genuine AEDC staff member, their name, photo and ID card number will be displayed on the screen.

Fadeyibi further added that with the theme “Celebrating Service”, this year’s celebration aims to recognize the importance of good service as well as those who are dedicated to providing it on a daily basis.

According to him, AEDC had planned a series of activities for its esteemed clients. These included visits to selected community leaders by company management, a major customer consultation forum, donation of welfare materials to IDP Camp, Kaura District, Abuja as well as appreciation awards to customers and staff to name but a few.

In his comments, Marketing Director Donald Etim noted that AEDC is committed to ensuring that more customer-centric initiatives are put in place to continuously meet the desires and aspirations of its customers, because the company recognizes the power and the role that customers contribute to the existence of its company.

”AEDC reiterates that it has built a team of highly dedicated and professional staff who go the extra mile to provide its clients with an excellent, long-lasting customer experience. However, in every system, there are bound to be some deviants, which is why we have implemented the whistleblower mechanism. Clients are advised to report acts of misconduct and other related defects by email to or by telephone on 08008476337. We are a serious organization and acts of indiscipline and illegal practices are not tolerated ” Etim said.

He explained that the USSD put option service is available for AEDC clients using Access, FCMB, Providus, Stanbic IBTC, Fidelity, Sterling, Keystone, Unity, Heritage, Tajbank and Jaiz banks.

He expressed the unwavering commitment of AEDC’s management and staff to delivering exceptional service while sincerely appreciating all of its clients for their patience and cooperation over the past year.