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KPLC Crucial Evening Message To All Kenyans

The Kenya Power and Lightning Company has this evening sent a crucial message to all Kenyans concerning the planned blackout tomorrow. Kenya Power and Lightning Company has to inform Kenyans concerning any planned blackout following the electricity rule number 27. "Good evening our esteemed customers, the following areas are scheduled for power interruption dated tomorrow (17/01/2022).

  2 days ago ago
KPLC Crucial Evening Message To All Kenyans

SOCIETY

Panicked Kenyans Call For Help From KPLC Following Incident At Ngiya Road Shaurimoyo

The Kenya Power and Lighting company is an Organisation in Kenya in charge of electricity supply across the country.They do a number of various functions which include electricity system control,collection of electricity bills,rectifying electricity breakdown among other duties.The body also work hand in hand with the government of Kenya to ensure that Kenyans who use the electricity are in safety.This is done through creation of public awareness and educations on safety and precautions that should be adhered to when using electricity.

  20 hours ago ago
Panicked Kenyans Call For Help From KPLC Following Incident At Ngiya Road Shaurimoyo

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Crucial Message From KPLC To All Kenyan Customers

Photo/Courtesy All KPLC customers have been urged to set up bill alerts. Initially, all customers had to wait for couple of weeks before they could get their monthly bills. All Kenya Power's bills used to pay their bills through the postal services. Therefore it meant customers had to wait for long and keep checking in their postal boxes to confirm their bills.

  15 hours ago ago
Crucial Message From KPLC To All Kenyan Customers

SOCIETY

DCI Goes After 18 KPLC Officials Over Nationwide Blackout

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) grilled 18 officials at the Kenya Power Company among them five senior officers over the collapse of four towers in the Nairobi-Kiambere Power transmission line. The DCI senior officials grilled by the DCI were: the Acting General Manager, Network Management, Chief Engineer Transmission countrywide, Countrywide Management Security Service Unit, the chief security officer Nairobi Region and a technician.

  3 days ago ago
DCI Goes After 18 KPLC Officials Over Nationwide Blackout

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"Okay Engineer" Citizen TV Wahiga Left With Limited Options as KPLC Engineer Uses Engineering Jargon

Citizen TV Wahiga Mwaura was today, 13 Jan 2022, left with limited options while interviewing Kenya Power and Lighting Company engineer, who was using nothing but engineering jargon. KPLC's Chief Manager, Energy Transmission, Eng Sammy Muita, on Thursday night appeared on Citizen tv to talk about the recent blackout that was witnessed in Nairobi and other parts of the country.

  5 days ago ago

SOCIETY

Evening Drama As Man Is Reportedly Found With a Lorry Filled With Scrap Metals Stolen from KPLC

Detectives from the director of criminal investigations have arrested a man who is reported to have been found with a number of scrap metals that had been vandalized from the Kenya Power and Lighting Company poles. Photo:Courtesy According to the reports given by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the suspect was arrested with a Lorry that had been filed with metals that had been stolen from government's properties.

  6 days ago ago
Evening Drama As Man Is Reportedly Found With a Lorry Filled With Scrap Metals Stolen from KPLC

SOCIETY

KPLC announce schedule power interruption tomorrow.

Kenya power and lighting company(KPLC) through its tweeter account wishes to inform the general public that tomorrow Tuesday 18th, January the following area will have no power. Photo courtesy of illustration. Nairobi region. Areas which will be affected include :kileleshwa police station, ring road kileleshwa, mandera road, Githunguri riad, Migori and mandera road among other will have power interruption from 9am to 5pm.

  1 day ago ago
KPLC announce schedule power interruption tomorrow.

SOCIETY

KPLC Early Morning Message To All Kenyans

The Kenya Power and Lightning Company today has sent a message to all Kenyans concerning the power line that collapsed in Imara Daima area. According to Kenya Power and Lightning Company the Cabinet Secretary of Energy Dr. Monica Juma, accompanied by Permanent Secretary Mj. Gen. Gordon Kihalangwa, the Kenya Power and Lightning Company Director and CEO Eng.

  4 days ago ago
KPLC Early Morning Message To All Kenyans

SOCIETY

KPLC Crucial Evening Message To All Kenyans

Kenya Power and Lightning Company is very committed to ensure that all Kenyans get updated information from them. This evening Kenya Power and Lightning Company has sent a very crucial message concerning the long blackout expected in the country tomorrow. "Good evening, please receive tomorrow's scheduled interruption 18/01/2022.

  1 day ago ago
KPLC Crucial Evening Message To All Kenyans

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Cost Of Installing Solar Backup system

photo of a solar panel Electricity is one of the clean and efficient energy making it very important since many machines and equipments across the globe run on electricity. KPLC is the supplier of electricity in Kenya to the millions of consumers across the nation and having aback up is not a bad idea since it can help during power black out or in areas which don't have the Electrical grid.

  6 days ago ago
The Cost Of Installing Solar Backup system

SOCIETY

5 KPLC Managers Among 18 Officers Questioned over power dim out

Over the last two months,Kenyans have experienced three major electrical failures countrywide which were caused by collapsed major transmission lines. This has forced the government to investigate the matter as it has become a major concern among Kenyans whose day to day businesses depends entirely on power supply

  3 days ago ago
5 KPLC Managers Among 18 Officers Questioned over power dim out

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KPLC set to set up electric car charging stations in malls and highways

KPLC has indicated that it wants to increase its footprint in the electric car business by building statewide charging stations and lobbying for lower import taxes on non-fuel vehicles. The power company announced plans to build a network of public electric car charging stations, removing one of Kenya's biggest barriers to electric vehicle adoption.

  6 days ago ago
KPLC set to set up electric car charging stations in malls and highways

SOCIETY

DCI of Criminal Investigations grill 18 KPLC Officials Over Nationwide Blackout

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) grilled 18 officials at the Kenya Power Company among them five senior officers over the collapse of four towers in the Nairobi-Kiambere Power transmission line. The DCI senior officials grilled by the DCI were: the Acting General Manager, Network Management, Chief Engineer Transmission countrywide, Countrywide Management Security Service Unit, the chief security officer Nairobi Region and a technician.

  3 days ago ago
DCI of Criminal Investigations grill 18 KPLC Officials Over Nationwide Blackout

SOCIETY

Probe Underway As DCI Go After 18 KPLC Officials Linked With The Nationwide Blackout

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) questioned 18 Kenya Power Company officials, including five senior officers, about the collapse of four towers on the Nairobi-Kiambere Power transmission line. The Acting General Manager, Network Management, Chief Engineer Transmission nationwide, Countrywide Management Security Service Unit, the Chief Security Officer Nairobi Region, and a technician were among the DCI high executives examined by the DCI.

  3 days ago ago
Probe Underway As DCI Go After 18 KPLC Officials Linked With The Nationwide Blackout

SOCIETY

DCI Detectives Go after KPLC Officials Behind Nationwide Power Blackout

Recent power blackout that hit the whole country left Kenyans in many questions on what might have happened on the power stations. Business people who relied on electricity were forced to stop their work and wait for the restore of the power. After investigation from DCI, it was evident that the angle towers which are responsible for supporting the conductors had been vandalized.

  3 days ago ago
DCI Detectives Go after KPLC Officials Behind Nationwide Power Blackout

SOCIETY

"Those vandalizing power will face the law," KPLC says

Following the national blackout on Tuesday this week after four transmission towered collapsed in Imara Daima, Niarobi. KPLC has took to the media to ensure Kenyans that those vandalizing power infrastructure will face the law. Energy secretary Monica Juma says that investigative teams are reviewing the possible causes that could have led to the Tuesday blackout.

  4 days ago ago

EDUCATION

Good News For Teachers & Students as Govt Reveals Plan to Connect Public Schools With Free Internet

The government has revealed a plan to connect all public schools with the internet. The government through the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Authority, is collaborating with Kenya Power, Ministry of Energy and Communication Authority (CA to supply schools with the internet. The plan is to see all schools connected with power connected to the internet through the same lines they have used.

  6 days ago ago
Good News For Teachers & Students as Govt Reveals Plan to Connect Public Schools With Free Internet

POLITICS

Kenyans Likely to Benefit Greatly if KPLC Gives in to Pressure and Agrees to Compensate Them

Several high profile politicians and leaders have joined in asking for the Kenya Power and Lighting Company to compansate Kenyans for the loss they experienced on Tuesday. Among them is Alinuur Mohamed who is a top Nairobi politicos. The politician-cum businessman wants the power supply agency to compensate power consumers for what he calls frequent outages that the country experience.

  6 days ago ago
Kenyans Likely to Benefit Greatly if KPLC Gives in to Pressure and Agrees to Compensate Them

SOCIETY

"Another Blackout" KPLC Issues an Update On The Blackout Witnessed on Wednesday 12th

The Kenya Power and Lighting Company is a Monopoly government funded organisation tasked with the role of distributing quality and sufficient electricity throughout our country Kenya. Recently, the company has faced several challenges after their main power plants faced technical problems resulting in the country wide blackout experienced on Tuesday and Wednesday partially.

  6 days ago ago

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KPLC under more scrutiny after the second power blackout in Nairobi

Residents and businesses in Nairobi Metropolitan area faces a day 2 inconvenience after experiencing another power shortage. The areas affected are Naurobi Central Business District, Embakasi, Kilimani, Hurlingham, Syokimau, Athi River, Kitengela, Mlolongo and other nearby areas. KPLC have since come and issued a statement this afternoon stating that they have identified the technical fault on the Suswa-Embakasi high Voltage transmission that caused blackouts in areas of Nairobi from yesterday.

  6 days ago ago
KPLC under more scrutiny after the second power blackout in Nairobi