Most of Kenya experienced a power outage on Tuesday night
Kenya Power released a press statement saying the cause was fro a transmission system with a technical hitch.
Areas that were affected include Bomet, Embu, Kiambu, Kisii, Kisumu, Laikipia, Nairobi, Narok, Nyandarua, Nyeri, Mombasa, Meru, Taita Taveta, Tharaka-Nithi and Uasin Gishu counties.
Kenyans had a field day in making fun of the situation while the lights were still out.
Here’s are some of the reactions:
Kenya Power & Lightning Company should be rebranded to Kenya Paraffin Lamps & Candles Company. pic.twitter.com/0KReQZ4uPU
— MKALE FLANI ™ (@MkaleFlani_____) January 9, 2018
I stopped trusting Kenya Power
the moment i saw backup
power generators in their
— Michael Gwei (@michaelgwei) January 9, 2018
Barack Obama… black..
Kenya Power….. black…
— Cyprian kiprop (@ckcyprian) January 9, 2018
Those working at kenya power to marry those working at NTSA, disappointments on one side! pic.twitter.com/M7nWwEhriO
— James Irungu (@JamesIrungu43) January 9, 2018
Kenya power is made of black just like Guinness 😁😂😂
— BravanRwotti (@bravanrwotti) January 9, 2018
Baba should take this golden opportunity awarded by Kenya Power to get sworn in.
We only get so many chances.
— clicksbymuturi (@SirNjas) January 9, 2018