The Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has released a statement addressing the widespread blackout that has affected various parts of the country.

KPLC has stated that the power supply was lost following the collapse of a tower at the Kiambere – Embakasi power line at 10.45 am.

“We have lost power supply due to collapsed towers at the Kiambere – Embakasi high voltage transmission power line at 10:45 am this morning, ” read the Kenya Power Statement in part.

“Our engineers are working to restore electricity supply as repairs are being undertaken.”


Alleged fallen tower

Kenyans on social media have voiced their disappointment in the slow restoration process by the monopoly, here are a few reactions:


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