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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.

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

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BREAKING: KPLC Breaks Silence on Tuesday Power Black Out, Reveals Cause of Black Out

Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has broken silence and issued a statement over the power blackout in the country. (Photo, Courtesy) KPLC has noted that power blackout has been as a result of collapsed towers on the Kiambere - Embakasi high voltage transmission power line at 10.45 am, Tuesday morning.

  7 days ago ago
BREAKING: KPLC Breaks Silence on Tuesday Power Black Out, Reveals Cause of Black Out

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American Who Kenyans Thought To Be KPLC Employee Clears The Air

A man in US named Ben Terry will be hoping KPLC does not plunge Kenyans into darkness. This is after Kenyans on Twitter popularly referred to as KOT descended on his timeline to blame him for the countrywide outage. KOT told him that he and the rest of staff at KPLC were doing a poor job and that a whole country should not go without power because of collapse of a single transmission line.

  7 days ago ago
American Who Kenyans Thought To Be KPLC Employee Clears The Air

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

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KPLC Finally Reveals Cause Of Nationwide Blackout, Angry Kenyans React

Kenyans have come out gun Blazing due to nationwide black out That has greatly affected businesses, industries and Local Consumers. There is no power in most household with netizens asking the govt to act with speed because they're losing Money. Netizens want the government to compensate Them for the interruption adding that The city has experienced The Same issue in the Last 12 hours and More.

  7 days ago ago
KPLC Finally Reveals Cause Of Nationwide Blackout, Angry Kenyans React

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Kenyans on twitter furious following blackouts across the country

On Tuesday morning, KPLC announced that there will be a power supply outage following the collapse of towers on transmission power lines. A company spokesman has confirmed that the power outage will occur countrywide. KPLC has released a statement indicating that engineers are working tirelessly to restore the electricity supply. The high voltage power transmission lines have collapsed in Mukuru near Imara Daima Railway Station in Embakasi South along Mombasa Road. KPLC has not given a timeframe within which

  7 days ago ago
Kenyans on twitter furious following blackouts across the country

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KPLC Explains The Reason For Nationwide Power Outage

A nation word power outage has just struck in the past few minutes with netizens sparking mixed reactions online. Instances of a countrywide power outage are always rare and when it occurs, there must be a concrete reason behind it. Well, the Kenya Power And Lighting Company (KPLC) have eventually broken their silence over the same. Through a press release shared on Twitter by the parastatal, the company has acknowledged the shortcoming and equally established its course. According to KPLC, towers have collapsed

  7 days ago ago
KPLC Explains The Reason For Nationwide Power Outage

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Kenya Power Reveals Why Most Parts of the Country Is Experiencing a Black Out

The Kenya Power and Lighting Company KPLC have broken their silence over the ongoing black out that is being experienced in most parts of the country. Photo:Courtesy In an incident that happened today in morning, most Kenyans took to their different social media accounts to express their anger and frustration claiming that they could not access power and for this reason called upon the government through President Uhuru Kenyatta Addressing this issue, the Kenya Power and Lighting Company has revealed that one

  7 days ago ago
Kenya Power Reveals Why Most Parts of the Country Is Experiencing a Black Out

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KPLC 'Under Fire' After Nationwide Blackout

KPLC engineers at work. Photo credit: Twitter Kenya Power and Lighting Company is under fire after a nationwide blackout hit the country. Reports indicate that the mainline around Imara Daima, Nairobi County collapsed, causing the power outrage. KPLC further issued a statement saying electricity supply has been cut off in many parts of the country, majorly in Nairobi after towers on the Kiambere - Embakasi power line collapsed this morning. They further mentioned they're working to restore supply.  However,

  7 days ago ago
KPLC 'Under Fire' After Nationwide Blackout

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Kenya Power Break Silence After Power Outage

The Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC has explained the power loss supply due to the collapsed towers on the Kiambere - Embakasi high voltage transmission power line at 10.45am. KPLC has therefore apologized for the power blackout currently experienced in most parts of the country. "We have lost power supply due to collapsed towers at the Kiambere - Embakasi high voltage transmission power line at 10:45am this morning. The KPLC added that the engineers concern were working to restore the supply as repairs

  7 days ago ago
Kenya Power Break Silence After Power Outage

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KPLC Reveals The Cause Of The Current Countrywide Blackout As Engineers Try To Handle The Issue

Most businesses in Nairobi and countrywide depend on electricity for services and making sure that customers are fully satisfied. Whenever there's a sudden blackout many people who depend on electricity suffer losses as some of the perishable foods and other related stuff go to waste. Thus we're left blaming the concerned department KPLC for the power failure. Anyway these things are human made and can't be perfect all through.  As we talk right now the whole Capital City of Kenya, Nairobi and it's surrounding

  7 days ago ago
KPLC Reveals The Cause Of The Current Countrywide Blackout As Engineers Try To Handle The Issue

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KPLC Responds To National Power Blackout

KPLC has responded to the country's extensive blackout. Kenya Power said in a statement dated Tuesday, January 11, that it had lost power after a tower at the Kiambere-Embakasi power line collapsed at 10.45 a.m. "At 10:45 a.m. this morning, we lost power owing to collapsing towers on the Kiambere-Embakasi high-voltage transmission power line. While repairs are being completed, our engineers are working to restore power," KPLC stated.   The blackout comes only days after Kenya's Ministry of Energy announced

  7 days ago ago
KPLC Responds To National Power Blackout

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Manufacturers Record Over Ksh.100 Million Loss Within Four Hours Of Power Outage

A nationwide power outage abruptly struck the country at around 10:45am today; apparently, four electric towers collapsed on the Kiambere - Embakasi line which reportedly transmits high power voltage across the country. According to the Kenya Power And Lighting Company (KPLC), the complication was sourced by increased vandalism by hooligans who have been committing burglary at the scene of incident. Well, in a report aired by Citizen TV today, a perceptible loss has been felt by local manufacturers amid the

  7 days ago ago
Manufacturers Record Over Ksh.100 Million Loss Within Four Hours Of Power Outage

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JUST IN: KPLC Issues an Update on Power Restoration Following Tuesday Power Outage in the Country

Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has issued an update on power restoration following Tuesday power outage in the country. (Photo, Courtesy) In a press statement by KPLC, the company has noted that power supply has been restored in some parts of the country. Among the regions which power has been restored to include Nairobi, West Kenya, North Rift, South Nyanza, Central Rift. KPLC has further stated that it is working to reconnect other areas that are still experiencing power outage following the Tuesday

  7 days ago ago
JUST IN: KPLC Issues an Update on Power Restoration Following Tuesday Power Outage in the Country

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KPLC breaks bad news as black out hits the country.

pic, kplc logo. A big power outage has been witnessed in many parts of the country since today morning at around 10 a.m 11/01/2022. The outage has affected many business people and other power consumers in different ways. It was not clear what had happened as the company had not issued any maintenance notices as usual. Blackouts of this magnitude are normally witnessed when the pain powerlines from generation plants have transmission breakdowns. Through a tweet , the responsible company, kplc explained the cause

  7 days ago ago
KPLC breaks bad news as black out hits the country.

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Kenya Power Limited Company Notice On Cause Of Blackout

Kenya Power Limited Company (KPLC) is largest dependent power supplier in Kenya. It owns and Operates most of the electricity transmission and distribution system in the country. Besides that, it also sometimes experience some challenges especially technical problems like collapse of transmitters. People are so keen about such problems because many critical operations depend on frequent power supply like factories and hospitals services. Early this Tuesday, KPLC reported that the cause of blackout all over the

  7 days ago ago
Kenya Power Limited Company Notice On Cause Of Blackout

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Alinur angered by power outage and asks KPLC to pay compensation to it consumers for damages.

Kenya Power Company has today received the wrath of Kenyans due to the power outage in several parts of the country. The situation has paralyzed businesses that entirely depend on electricity for operations. Some of these businesses cannot afford generators due to the high cost of maintenance and fuel. Alinur Mohamed has lashed back at (KPLC) for losses, damages and death courses by a power outage in different parts of the country. In a post on Instagram, the city businessman has asked the company to compensate

  7 days ago ago
Alinur angered by power outage and asks KPLC to pay compensation to it consumers for damages.

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

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When The Blackout Hit Kenya, Anybody With 'KPLC' In Their Online Bio Was Not Safe

Meteorologist Ben Terry of KPLC TV-7 in Louisiana, USA. PHOTO: @BenTerryKPLC/Twitter An American weather journalist with the KPLC TV-7 found himself in the thick of online uproar following nationwide power outage in Kenya that rocked the entire country on Tuesday. Ben Terry, a meteorologist took to Twitter to notify netizens that he was not associated with Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) amid a surge in Kenyan followers.Instead, he encouraged Kenyans to like weather updates for Southwest Louisiana.

  6 days ago ago
When The Blackout Hit Kenya, Anybody With 'KPLC' In Their Online Bio Was Not Safe

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Mandera County Mayor Addressed Electricity Problem In The Region.

Earlier today, Mayor Abdi Giro at the KPLC Headquarters in Nairobi where he had a meeting with the Chief Engineer Mr. Kipsoya. First and foremost Mr. Kipsoya stated that the legal petition i submitted to the KPLC CEO and Board of Directors through my lawyers had been reviewed and action taken to improve service delivery at the Elwak KPLC Sub Station.

  2 months ago ago
Mandera County Mayor Addressed Electricity Problem In The Region.