A social media user, Ena Ofugara, has called upon Nigerians to reach out to their love ones in Texas as power outage has made it impossible for residents in the state to generate heat enough to keep themselves warm. Ice crust forming around household appliances like the ceiling fan.
See reactions of Nigerians on his page.
Wife of former US President, Hillary Clinton who is an ex Presidential candidate and former US Secretary of States, while sympathizing with residents of Texas advised them to reach out to relevant organization for help.
According to Texas Tribune a US based online news medium, " Some 2.7 million Texas households were still without power on Wednesday morning, after the state’s electricity grid manager said utilities were able to return power to about 600,000 homes overnight."
According to Texas Tribune, Officials say that the primary cause of the outages was very likely to be the state’s natural gas providers which are likely not designed to withstand such low temperatures on equipment or during production.
Texas Tribunal reveals that energy officials do not know when millions of Texans will get back power.
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